From HuffPost Live! Life After Prison: Struggling to Re-Enter Society
“The U.S. has the highest rate of incarceration in the world, with more than 2 million people behind bars. After convicts are released, they often struggle to re-enter society. HuffPost Live explores the barriers faced by ex-convicts in America.”
During this talk, guest Michelle Alexander also highlights some of the ways structural racism within the criminal justice system is connected to legal disenfranchisement from the voting process.
From Aspiring Humanitarian, Relando Thompkins, MSW, LLMSW