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Listening Tree Video (LT) January 26, 2022 “The New Jim Crow” – Author Michelle Alexander gives the 2013 George E. Kent Lecture at the University of Chicago

Michelle Alexander, highly acclaimed civil rights lawyer, advocate, Associate Professor of Law at Ohio State University, and author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, delivers the 30th Annual George E. Kent Lecture, in honor of the late George E. Kent, who was one of the earliest tenured African American professors at the University of Chicago.

The Annual George E. Kent Lecture is organized and sponsored by the Organization of Black Students, the Black Student Law Association, and the Students for a Free Society.

E Encyclopaedia Africana September 4, 2020 ELIJAH MCCLAIN

Because there is no homicide determination, it could be difficult to find any cops criminally liable for his death.

Encyclopaedia Africana J July 13, 2020 JIM CROW

This was intended to make life as difficult and insufferable for the former slaves as possible, for having the audacity to ask for, fight for and achieve, their own freedom.

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