CRS Reads—The New Jim Crow, by Michelle Alexander with Rabbi Karol
Jun 12 , 2020/Category

CRS Reads: The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, by Michelle Alexander

Named one of the most important nonfiction books of the 21st century by Entertainment Weekly, Slate, Chronicle of Higher Eduction, Literary HubBook Riot, and Zora, The New Jim Crow has spawned a whole generation of criminal justice reform activists and organizations motivated by Michelle Alexander’s unforgettable argument that “we have not ended racial caste in America; we have merely redesigned it.” As the Birmingham News proclaimed, it is “undoubtedly the most important book published in this century about the U.S.”

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