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We need a modern strategy that treats crime as a behavior of individuals, not demographic groups, and a criminal justice system that responds to individual characteristics. These four charts show game-changing trends in drug abuse, arrest, and imprisonment the president and major interests steadfastly ignore.
Statistical bigotry is just bigotry. Though selectively applied to create fear toward young black men, it can be used to stigmatize any group in society, as illustrated here.
The violent black youth myth Politico, March 27, 2012
Obama needs better plan for youth Politico, January 30, 2012
Explore how California’s 58 counties send their residents to correctional institutions with interactive maps, charts, and downloadable data.
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