Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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Rooted In Slavery, Private Prisons Make A...

President Obama announced the end of the use of private, for-profit prisons by the Federal Bureau of Prisons in light of abuses by prison...

America’s Private Prison Industry Was Born from...

Private prisons — those for-profit correctional facilities owned by corporations rather than the government — have their origin in the slave trade. The Federal Bureau...

Black Students Win Battle to Make University...

As Atlanta Blackstar reported in December, Black students at the University of California system—known collectively as the Afrikan Black Coalition—led an effort to force...

Black Students Call for University of California...

As Black bodies are assaulted, disrespected and taken out in the streets, so too are they used, abused and manipulated for profit behind prison...