Panel on U.S. Prisons and Minorities

Panelists participated in a forum on justice system reform and breaking the cycle of incarceration within minority communities. Among… read more

Panelists participated in a forum on justice system reform and breaking the cycle of incarceration within minority communities. Among the topics they addressed were the root causes of criminal behavior, racial disparities in the U.S. prison population, law enforcement and judicial reforms, as well as education and youth programs. They also responded to questions from the audience.

“Connecting the Dots: Race, Poverty, and Social Issues Fueling the Cycle of Incarceration” was a program of “Behind the Cycle: A National Summit to Advance an Integrative Approach to Justice Reform,” held at the Bethesda Marriott. close

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282728-2
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Dec 22, 2008
Last Aired:
Dec 29, 2008

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  • Dec 22, 2008 | 9:03am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 2008 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2008 | 12:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 29, 2008 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
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