freeway rick ross & jesse jackson

Freeway Rick Ross & Jesse Jackson

*Freeway Rick Ross speaks on President Obama‘s actions on incarceration. Including job training programs, pell grants for those released, no felony box on job applications and more… (Read Whitehouse press release here.)

“Mass incarceration on a scale almost unexampled in human history is a fundamental fact of our country today — perhaps the fundamental fact, as slavery was the fundamental fact of 1850. In truth, there are more black men in the grip of the criminal-justice system — in prison, on probation, or on parole — than were in slavery then. Over all, there are now more people under ‘correctional supervision’ in America — more than six million — than were in the Gulag Archipelago under Stalin at its height.” — Adam Gopnik, “The Caging of America

freeway rick ross & bernard parks

Freeway Rick Ross & former LA City Councilmember/LAPD Police Chief, Bernard Parks