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    • The New Jim Crow

    • Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
    • By: Michelle Alexander
    • Narrated by: Karen Chilton
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the era of colorblindness, it is no longer socially permissible to use race, explicitly, as a justification for discrimination, exclusion, and social contempt. Yet, as legal star Michelle Alexander reveals, today it is perfectly legal to discriminate against convicted criminals in nearly all the ways that it was once legal to discriminate against African Americans.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An essential read. A horrifying reality.

    • By Jeremy on 04-28-12

    Regular price: $31.49

    • El Color de la Justicia [The New Jim Crow]

    • La nueva segregacion racial en Estados Unidos [Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness]
    • By: Michelle Alexander
    • Narrated by: Adriana Sananes
    • Length: 17 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Al apuntar a hombres negros por medio de la Guerra contra las Drogas y diezmando las comunidades de gente de color, el sistema de justicia criminal de Estados Unidos funciona como un sistema contemporaneo de control racial - al relegar a millones de personas a un estatus de segunda clase - incluso mientras este se adhiere al principio de ceguera para los colores.

    Regular price: $34.99