Race And Just Us Or Justice For All

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Race and Just-Us or Justice For All Wise Allah ENG 122: English Composition II Prof. Ann Storey October 13, 2014 One out of every three black males born today can expect to go to prison if the trend in America continues at the rate it is right now. With the prison population in U.S. steady on the rise, is the prison industry a big business or a new form of slavery? Thanks to prison labor, the U.S. has become once again since the so-called abolishment of slavery, an attractive location for investment in work that was designed for Third World labor markets. http://www.globalresearch.ca/the-prison-industry-in-the-united-states-big-business-or-a-new-form-of-slavery/8289 Although the image of Lady Justice has a blindfold over her eyes to represent the theory of “blind justice,” which means that justice should be brought regardless to the victim’s and offender’s identities. We continue to have disparate numbers of minority inmates in the prison population, which is still escalating. Is this a result of a higher rate of minority crimes, or are minorities a victim of a criminal act due to our judicial system removing the blindfold and is operating outside the realm of justice and equality based on racist ideology and greed? In order for us to diagnose this situation, we must penetrate the American Judicial System in the same manner that a physician cuts and enters a body to extricate cancer. If a physician does not get inside, there is nothing,

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