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Recommended Writings

 Recommended Writings on History of Bias in Criminal Justice, Mass Incarceration and the Impact on People of Color


Alexander, Michelle, The New Jim Crow, Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, (New York: The New Press, 2010).

Blackmon, Douglass, Slavery by Another Name, the Re-enslavement of Black People in America from the Civil War to World War II (Doubleday: New York, 2008).

Drucker, Ernest, A Plague of Prisons – The Epidemiology of Mass Incarceration in America, (London: The New Press, 2011).

Mauer, Marc, Race to Incarcerate, (London: The New Press, 2006).

Mauer, Marc and Meda Chesney-Lind, eds., The Collateral Consequences of Mass Imprisonment, (London: The New Press, 2011)

McCleskey v Kemp, 481 U.S 279, (1989)

Muhammad, Khalil Gibran, The Condemnation of Blackness, Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, (Harvard University Press: Cambridge, 2011).

Pettit, Becky, Invisible Men – Mass Incarceration and the Myth of Black Progress, (New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2012).

Plessy v. Ferguson, 163 U.S. 537, (1896)

Rich, John A., Wrong Place, Wrong Time, (The John Hopkins University Press: Baltimore, 2009).

Roberts, Dorothy E., “Constructing a Criminal Justice System Free of Racial Bias: An Abolitionist Framework,” Columbia Human Rights Law Review39:261, 2007

Wise, Tim, Dear White America, (San Francisco: City Lights Books, 2012).

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