According to your readings in Chapter 1, is there systematic discrimination in t

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According to your readings in Chapter 1, is there systematic discrimination in the criminal justice system or not? You have read brief statements on two sides of the issue. Which ones did you find most interesting? What do you most want to learn more about in the chapters ahead?
A. Heather MacDonald argues that this is a myth, those disparities are based on higher rates of crime in communities of color.
B. However, differences in arrest rates, prosecution rates, and incarceration rates are evident for people of color in the justice system.

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