Justice System Racism

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I believe the Criminal Justice System to be racist because in the text from “what it’s like to be black in the Criminal Justice System.”It says “all black men’s sentences were, on average, ten percent longer that those of their white peers.” This is telling us that ten percent more of blacks are going to jail, while whites who do the same crimes will not be sentenced as long. This isn’t right at all, if blacks have to be in jail for a long time, white’s who do the same thing should be in jail as long as them. Everybody, regardless of race and religion, remain equal and deserve the same thing, either a warning or time in jail, for a crime they both did, instead of one getting let off, while the other goes to jail. In 1990, according to “Is
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