A Viewing And Panel Discussion About The 13th Amendment

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A Viewing And Panel Discussion About The 13th Amendment
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A Viewing and Panel Discussion about the 13th Amendment and the Criminal Justice System.

DuVernay's new, incendiary documentary about race and mass incarceration, 13th, debuts on Netflix. Named after the 13th constitutional amendment, which abolished slavery except as "punishment for crime," the documentary uses archival footage and expert commentary to make the case that slavery hasn't disappeared from the U.S.—it's evolved into our modern system of mass incarceration, one in which many prisons are run by for-profit companies and prisoners can be paid a pittance to work for corporations.
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