Education Over Incarceration
Against The Current vol. 153

Gonzalez, Luis
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Publisher:  Against The Current
Date Written:  01/07/2011
Year Published:  2011  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX13795

In cities across America, young men from low-income communities are ending up in prison more than they are making it to college — at the rate of seven to one. And during the nation’s protracted economic slump and high rate of unemployment, especially among African Americans and Latino Americans, we can expect that ratio to grow.