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Reading Corner: Mass Incarceration Month

Blog-STPP-500x280-V01Articles, reports, videos and factsheets.

More on the ACLU of Utah’s work on the School-to-Prison Pipeline >>

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This is a collection of material to help you understand the issue of the School-to-Prison Pipeline locally and nationally.

Articles & Reports:

 This article is reporting on the findings of a study looking at the effects on children who have incarcerated fathers >>

Incarceration in the Household: Impact on Children >>

Interview with Michelle Alexander about mass incarceration and the School-To-Prison Pipeline >>

National ACLU report on mass incarceration and private prisons >>

An article by the ACLU of Utah’s Public Policy Advocate, Anna Brower, which discusses Utah prison population >>

An article by the ACLU of Utah’s Public Policy Advocate, Anna Brower, which discusses the recommendation coming out of the Justice Reinvestment Initiative process which have been unanimously approved by the Commission of Criminal and Juvenile Justice >>

Videos:

A superb video by John Oliver, less than 4 minutes: Americas Prisons are Broken Last Week Tonight >>

John Oliver’s full video on the U.S.’s prisons >>

Factsheet:

Statistics on mass incarceration in the United States (PDF) >>

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