Books & Articles



  • Alexander, Michelle. “The new Jim Crow: Mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness”. The New Press, 2012.

  • Davis, Angela Y. “Are prisons obsolete?”. Seven Stories Press, 2011.

  • Gilmore, Ruth Wilson. “Golden gulag: Prisons, surplus, crisis, and opposition in globalizing California”. Vol. 21. Univ of California Press, 2007.

  • Murakawa, Naomi. “The first civil right: How liberals built prison America”. Oxford University Press, 2014.

  • Rios, Victor M. “Punished: Policing the lives of Black and Latino boys”. NYU Press, 2011.

News & Media

  • Machine Bias (ProPublica 2016), by Angwin, Larson, Mattu & Lauren Kirchner