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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 36–41.
Published: 01 June 2016
...-prison pipeline policing in public schools community resistance surveillance A Silverado High School corridor. Photograph by Jaden Padilla from the exhibition States of Incarceration: A National Dialogue of Local Histories miroslava cha´vez-garcia, mayela caro, marissa friedman, and sonia...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 4–7.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Eve Bachrach; Jason S. Sexton The era of mass incarceration is ending in California. We are sentencing fewer people to prison, prison sentences are getting shorter, and those who are released from prison are increasingly less likely to return for violating conditions of their paroles. Whether you...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 88–93.
Published: 01 June 2016
... social forces that shape the lives and communities of people living in poverty. This article describes, and includes excerpts from, State of Incarceration , an LAPD production that taps the inside knowledge of core company members, including Kevin Michael Key, Riccarlo Porter, Anthony Taylor, and Ronnie...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 22–31.
Published: 01 June 2016
... court orders to provide a higher standard of care in both medical and mental health treatment, it also serves as a window into the changing vision of prisoners and of the correctional enterprise in a state that helped lead the move to mass incarceration a generation ago. In this regard, it is...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 32–35.
Published: 01 June 2016
... opportunity is being wasted because the schools are failing. In a state preoccupied with reforming education and moving away from mass incarceration, the schools that exist at the intersection of these movements are habitually ignored, under-resourced, and not held accountable. © 2016 by The Regents of the...
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Boom (2011) 1 (4): 54–68.
Published: 01 November 2011
... black emancipation, this essay highlights the deep and allied inequities rooted in the rise of immigration control and mass incarceration. © 2011 by the Regents of the University of California 2011 prisoners migration undocumented civil rights immigration control incarceration 54 boomca...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 42–51.
Published: 01 June 2016
... incarceration suicide murder incarceration San Quentin California prison death penalty prison conditions William Noguera paige st. john The Cost of Doing Nothing Revisiting California s death row Slotted between steel and concrete, California s condemned grow old.Child stalkers, serial killers, men...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 104–110.
Published: 01 June 2016
... rehabilitation freedom incarceration religion Folsom Prison s Greystone Chapel with main yard workout area in the foreground. jason s. sexton Greystone Chapel Finding freedom inside Folsom Prison s walls J ohnny Cash s May 1968 album, At Folsom Prison, revitalized his career. Recordedlive before two...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 28–33.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and grandchildren. Boom: People have called you a booster and an optimist, classically juxtaposed to Mike Davis,1 but my first intro was reading how you accounted for my own story. So I checked for your handling of Tracy, I checked for the homeboys and the matter of mass incarceration and you had it...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 18–24.
Published: 01 September 2016
... correspondence between seven siblings, 20 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM the core of which dates from 1938 to 1948, those war years when my family was incarcerated in the Utah desert at Topaz and dispersed across the country. You ask about growing older, and it must be that too, because I couldn t really read or...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 8–21.
Published: 01 June 2016
... world. If California were a country, it wouldhave the world s fourth highest incarceration rate. A study from The Hamilton Project recently noted that in 2010 the United States spent $80 billion at the federal, state, and local levels to keep people incarcerated. In 2015 at the state level alone...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): iii.
Published: 01 June 2016
... criminal justice system reform issues, including incarceration alternatives for nonviolent, low-level offenses and gang violence reduction. E V E B A C H R A C H is the managing editor of Boom. She has worked for the Los Angeles Review of Books, Curbed Los Angeles, Oxford University Press, and the British...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 98–103.
Published: 01 June 2016
...- dental murder of Aiyana Stanley-Jones in Detroit, and six years since the murder of Oscar Grant in Oakland. The budding #BlackLivesMatter campaign brought to public prominence for the first time for many Americans the link between mass incarceration and the brutal overpolicing of Black communities...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 June 2016
... policy reform, mass incarceration, the criminalization of poverty, and, of course, homelessness. In 2015, the LAPD founded the Skid Row museum and archive, located at 440 S. Broadway, and the group hosts a number of events throughout the year. Check the LAPD s website at lapovertydept.org for upcoming...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 52–56.
Published: 01 June 2016
... years in California prisons. While incarcerated, Johnson earned his drug counselor certification through an offender-mentor certification program. He cofounded a program that tutors offenders to take their General Education Development high school equivalency test. He also became a licensed x-ray...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 60–73.
Published: 01 June 2016
... never had a hearing to determine whether he was likely to rehabilitate himself in the juvenile system. In his first months in jail, Carlos fought repeatedly with the other incarcerated juveniles and was put in The Box as punishment. Scott Budnick visited him there often, and he told Carlos he...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 74–87.
Published: 01 June 2016
... gun. The man didn t do anything to merit his life being taken. I was angry . . . I want to be a woman and stop acting like an animal. I am sincere about the changes I want to make and not just saying it because it is expected David Kuns, age 54. Did my crime at 17, was incarcerated at 19. Murder...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 94–97.
Published: 01 June 2016
... surprise, then, that Solombrino s story includes a period of incarceration. After being arrested a number of times for nonviolent crimes such as petty theft, drug possession, and disorderly conduct driven by her addictions, she was sentenced to eighteen months in state prison. Solombrino became a victim of...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): v–vi.
Published: 01 June 2016
... incarceration, fueled by activists, academics, professionals, politi- cians, and practitioners. Hastened by the three-judge panel that found California s prisons to be unconstitutionally overcrowded, the massive expansion trend has finally started to reverse course. Much of this effort is overseen by Governor...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 57–59.
Published: 01 June 2016
... than two decades of working with incarcerated children, their families,and victims of crime, I have seen a lot of change in American crime and punish-ment. Recently, the chant of tough on crime has become smart on crime and a bipartisan issue. It is now politically safe to advocate that those...