Within the criminal justice system what privileges does wealth provide you?
MUST WATCH THE FILM….. 13th (available on Netflix).:
Discussion Board question: Use information, concepts, and/or examples from this week’s materials to answer the following question
1. What are some of the factors that have led to America’s mass incarceration problem as discussed in the first part of the film?
2. Within the criminal justice system what privileges does wealth provide you? What disadvantages might you encounter as a poor person in the system as opposed to a wealthy person in the system?
3. According to the film, how is the criminal justice system linked to economic inequality?
What is one quote that stood out to you. Explain why you chose this quote.