13th Amendment and Mass Incarceration

Panelists looked at the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which abolished slavery, and examined its relationship to issues of… read more

Panelists looked at the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which abolished slavery, and examined its relationship to issues of today’s criminal justice system. They discussed policing, incarceration, the fight against drugs, and the role of prosecutors and grand juries. Speakers included an attorney with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and the chair of Howard University’s Afro-American Studies Department. The forum was part of the annual Benjamin Drummond Emancipation Day Celebration. close

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13th Amendment and Mass Incarceration

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Program ID:
426636-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 07, 2017 | 7:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 21, 2017 | 11:34am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 07, 2017 | 7:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2017 | 12:47am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 11, 2017 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 13, 2017 | 11:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 21, 2017 | 11:34am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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