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February 20, 2013 (Al Jazeera)

U.S. A Nation of Inmates?

There are more prisoners in the US than any other nation in the world. Al Jazeera's Inside Story Americas explores the impact of America's high incarceration rate on its penal system and on poor and minority communities with Marc Mauer, executive director of The Sentencing Project, and others. View.

Issue Area(s): Sentencing Policy, Incarceration, Racial Disparity