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How mass incarceration harms U.S. health, in 5 charts

Exercise equipment in a yard outside the East Block for condemned prisoners at San Quentin State ...
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The War on Drugs Is an Abject Failure. Jeff Sessions ...

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions looks on during a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in ...
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U.S. Police Killed Over 1,000 Civilians in 2017 While the ...

By Oregon Department of Transportation (SWAT team prepared Uploaded by Smallman12q) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via ...
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Reporting Recipe: Investigating Your Police Department’s Handling of Hate Crime ...

(CC BY-SA 2.0) As part of ProPublica’s Documenting Hate project, they posted a story detailing how ...
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‘Systemic Failure’: Study Details Black Americans’ Experiences of Discrimination

A study by NPR, the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and the Robert Johnson ...
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There’s a Man Serving Life in Prison for $5 Worth ...

Photo: Pixaby (CC0) Link to original source: Tana Ganeva | Alternet.org Deedee Kirkwood is a hippie ...
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The DEA Says It Came Under Fire During a Deadly ...

Photo: Still images from a DEA video obtained via the Freedom of Information Act. Link to ...
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Federal Judge Unseals New York Crime Lab’s Software for Analyzing ...

Photo: WilliamCho (CC0) Link to original source: Lauren Kirchner | ProPublica.org We (ProPublica) asked the judge ...
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Family: 86-year-old in intensive care after Kingstree police used Taser ...

Albert Chatfield, 86, was injured Monday when a Kingstree police officer shocked him with a Taser ...
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A Useless Justice Department Forces Chicagoans to Pursue Police Reform ...

Chicago police officers outside department headquarters.Paul Beaty/AP Link to original source: Brandon Ellington Patterson | MotherJones.com ...