The Blog and the Bullet

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From School to Prison

Posted by Jack Stephens on June 10, 2007

Egalia posts an essay by Bob Herbert on her blog Tennessee Guerrilla Women:

The latest news-as-entertainment spectacular is the Paris Hilton criminal justice fiasco. She’s in! She’s out! She’s — whatever. Far more disturbing (and much less entertaining) is the way school officials and the criminal justice system are criminalizing children and teenagers all over the country, arresting them and throwing them in jail for behavior that in years past would never have led to the intervention of law enforcement.

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