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74 minutes | Nov 17, 2017
This Is Your Brain On Drugs
This meaty episode digs into the modern escalation of the War on Drugs through a rhetorical analysis of the 1989 National Drug Control Strategy, a review of the concrete policing and sentencing policies which lead to the exponential rise in prison populations, and a ground-...
51 minutes | Nov 10, 2017
"Slavery Didn't End; It Evolved"
To understand why mass incarceration is the racial justice issue of our time, we must situate the exponential growth of the prison system within the historical legacy of slavery. The first half of this episode traces the evolution of slavery from the Reconstruction Era thro...
56 minutes | Nov 3, 2017
Mass Incarceration 101
What does the term "mass incarceration" actually refer to? Are private prisons the driving force behind rising prison populations, or is there more at work? And what is the difference between prison and jail, anyway? In this pilot episode, Nicole introduces herself and a...
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