Article on Pew Research Center Poll finding 2/3 of Americans favor treatment over incarceration for heroine & cocaine.
Inspired by Michelle Alexander's groundbreaking book The New Jim Crow, this series of radio documentaries explores and gives voice to the continuing struggle for racial justice in the United States, during the era of mass incarceration, Six separate episodes, ranging from 29 minutes to 53 minutes in length. Download or listen online.
"Founded in 1844, the Correctional Association of New York (the CA) is an independent non-profit organization that advocates for a more humane and effective criminal justice system and a more just and equitable society." They are an advocacy organization pushing for policies that address the abuses of the criminal justice system.
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Oldest organization working for drug reform.
Documentary on the War on Drugs, race and class in the US