Understanding the Prison Label

Instructional Resource

Lesson
Contributed By
Learning for Justice
Keywords
Race & Ethnicity Class Rights & Activism Justice
Subjects
History-Social Science History
Grade Levels
Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
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Understanding the Prison Label

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What is the long-term harm and wider impact of mass

incarceration on people and communities of color? The racial caste system

established and perpetuated by mass incarceration continues beyond a prison

sentence and extends into families, communities and society at large. The

criminalization and demo…