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On the Run

Fugitive Life in an American City

Alice Goffman

A RIVETING, GROUNDBREAKING ACCOUNT OF HOW THE WAR ON CRIME HASTORN APART INNER-CITY COMMUNITIESForty years in, the tough on crime turn in American politics has spurred a prison boom of historic proportions that disproportionately affects Black communities. It has also torn at the lives of those on the outside. As arrest quotas and high tech surveil...
Publish Date
2015
April 7
First Published in 2014
Goodreads rating
3.84
ISBN
9781250065667
Recommendations
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Just unbelievably fantastic.     source