Series II

The Prison Industrial Complex



Analysis of Recidivism and Trauma


Racism and Disproportionate Incarceration


All Series II Posts

Modern Slavery – The Connection Between New Feudalism and Mass Incarceration

“If you stick a knife in my back 9 inches and pull it out 6 inches, that’s not progress. If you pull it all the way out, that’s not progress. Progress is healing the wound that the blow made. They haven’t pulled the knife out; they won’t even admit that it’s there.”   – Malcolm X … Continue reading Modern Slavery – The Connection Between New Feudalism and Mass Incarceration

The Disproportional Punishments of American Incarceration

We live in a reality in which there are two Americas; the criminalized and the wealthy. Due to the intimacy with which our status quo operates with white supremacy’s influence and savage pursuit of capital, it has created institutions that reinforce inequality and maintain establishment domination. One of the most obvious representations of this has … Continue reading The Disproportional Punishments of American Incarceration

Misleading Statistics and Racism, The Traumatizing Reality of Our Justice System

Following our discussions of race and mass incarceration along with disproportionate punishments doled out to POC by the justice system, it is time to put those concepts together and discuss the full horrifying reality of American prisons from the inside. We are taught at a young age in schools that law enforcement are the good … Continue reading Misleading Statistics and Racism, The Traumatizing Reality of Our Justice System