Racial Inequality

Fact sheet on racial disparities. This NAACP fact sheet summarizes racial disparities in incarceration in the U.S.

Graphs tell the story. The Prison Policy Initiative published graphs showing Maryland’s incarceration rate and the comparison between white and black persons in the incarcerated population.

Mass incarceration and communities of color. This article reviews the current trends and impact of mass incarceration on communities of color, with a focus on criminal justice policy and practice.