The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander Download (read online) free eBook (PDF ePub Kindle)

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

“Jarvious Cotton’s great-great-grandfather could not vote as a slave. His great-grandfather was beaten to death by the Klu Klux Klan for attempting to vote. His grandfather was prevented from voting by Klan intimidation; his father was barred by poll taxes and literacy tests. Today, Cotton cannot vote because he, like many black men in the United States, has been labeled a