Slavery never ended, it only changed its name.
A PBS documentary, worth every minute of watching.
The US is indeed a prison industrial complex.
Trap them while free, without an excuse; they’re slaves and you’re a devil. But, create the moral justification to entrap them, and they become prisoners, and you, their benefactor – providing them with “something useful to do” while they’re in jail.
Throughout history, words, not unlike money, have enriched human society, but have also served as a primary vehicle for worldwide deception and exploitation.
It’s truly mind-boggling that this is my first exposure to such important and disturbing American history. Sharing this documentary is a much appreciated public service.
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