America only holds 25% of the world’s population, yet it has the highest prison population in the world. African-Americans only make up 12% of that population but represent 33% of the federal and state prison population, clearly a disproportionate amount of people. It is because of how the prison system has shaped Black America that many Hip Hop artists are fighting for criminal justice and prison reform. With Prof. Shemica Sheppard from Frederick Community College.
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