Gist: What Happened to the Crack Epidemic?

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Apr 18, 201725m
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Gist: What Happened to the Crack Epidemic?
Apr 18 '1725m
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Why are crack users given such long, punishing sentences? It’s because of political gamesmanship around crime in the ’80s. In the new Audible series 100:1 The Crack Legacy, journalist Christopher Johnson looks at how inner-city drug panics led to today’s mass-incarceration crisis. 

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