NOT A CRIME TO BE POOR: The Criminalization of Poverty in America
The author argues that through money bail systems, fees and fines, strictly enforced laws and regulations against behavior including trespassing and public urination that largely affect the homeless, and the substitution of prisons for the mental hospitals that have traditionally served the impoverished, we have made it a crime to be poor.
Publisher: New Press
Item #: 3721353
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