21st Century Slavery: Mass Incarceration in America | Interview with Eugene Puryear

Abby Martin speaks with Eugene Puryear, author of 'Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America', about how the US became the country holding a quarter of the world's prisoners, the privatization of prisons, and the racial bias inherent in the criminal justice system.

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21st Century Slavery: Mass Incarceration in America | Interview with Eugene Puryear