Inmates at Attica State Prison in Attica, N.Y., raise their hands in clenched fists in a show of unity, Sept. 1971, during the Attica uprising, which took the lives of 43 people. (AP Photo)
Incarceration Nation

Mass Incarceration of Blacks Started Long Before the War on Drugs

In fact, America started imprisoning blacks en masse after the civil war.

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