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Response to HiPointDem (Original post)

Tue Jan 22, 2013, 02:29 PM

2. That is a huge problem in this country.

I forget what the statistics are, but they are inapproriately high for a young black man (based on total size of population) to end up in prison. It is hard to believe racism is not involved.

For that matter - how can we claim to lead the 'free world' when we incarcerate MORE of our citizens than Communits China or Russia (which has a czar (Putin) not elected, running the country)?

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