The Common Good

Michelle Alexander

Articles by Michelle Alexander

Three steps for building a transformative movement for justice.

Public attitudes about mass incarceration are changing. But it will take a much deeper transformation to overturn this 21st century caste system.

The fight against mass incarceration is joined by an emerging faith-based movement.

Blacks and whites use drugs at about the same rate, yet African Americans are 10 times as likely to be imprisoned for drug offenses. The unbalanced effects of the 'war on drugs.'