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CJCJ in the news: The Stunning Facts on Crime and Imprisonment Everyone Is Ignoring
- Mar 11, 2016
In article written for the Washington Monthly, CJCJ's Mike Males points out major changes in crime trends and asks why they are being ignored by criminal justice interest groups.
Let Them Eat Lead
- Randall G. Shelden, Feb 23, 2016
The refrain of "black lives matter" has been ignored by most of the country’s leadership, but now particularly in Flint, Michigan, where the water crisis has made it very apparent that the lives of the city’s black children do not matter
Two Nations, One Black, One White, Separate and Unequal
- Randall G. Shelden, May 26, 2015
So it was said, almost 50 years ago, by the Kerner Commission, in their report on the riots of the 1960s. Their exact words were: “Our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white—separate and unequal.” And so it remains today.
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Explore how California’s 58 counties send their residents to correctional institutions with interactive maps, charts, and downloadable data.