3-07 Are Prisons Obsolete

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Are Prisons Obsolete?
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Who is Troy Davis?
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I am Troy Davis http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9WZUhITejfI Will Georgia Execute an Innocent Man? http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/44494134#4449413 Troy Davis executed 10/21/11 (11:08pm) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTsMvY7r-P0
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What would Angela Davis say about the execution of  Troy Davis?
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(according to ACLU) plays a major role in who receives the death penalty Since 1976 : 43% of people executed have been people of color Currently : 55% of people awaiting execution are people of  color White victims account for half of all murders; 80% of  capital cases involve white victims 1976-October 2011:
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Slavery, Civil Rights, and Abolitionist Perspectives Toward  Prison  How is the prison system like the system of slavery?
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Slavery, Civil Rights, and Abolitionist Perspectives Toward  Prison  Is the prison system a racist institution?
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2012 for the course SOCIOLOGY 1160 taught by Professor Mauraryan during the Spring '10 term at Georgia State.

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