Forgotten Majority

Advocating for the just and humane treatment of those who are incarcerated.

Tag: Michelle Alexander


    A February 10th article in the Huffington Post quotes Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, stating that there are more African Americans under correctional control today – in prison or jail, on probation or parole – than were enslaved in 1850, a decade before the Civil War began. This sudden and dramatic mass incarceration of […]