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Default New Marshall Project documentary on mass incarceration

https://www.salon.com/2017/10/26/the...as-the-jailed/

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Yes, that means getting face to face with the prisoners in the system and those who have made their way out of it. But that also means listening to often-unheard voices, ones that may be disquieting to prison reform advocates.
There's the Rikers corrections officer, who relays how terrifying it is to walk the prison's halls, the victims of crime, the retired federal judge overwhelmed by his caseload, and a retired police officer
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"The criminal justice system, by its very nature, isolates and demonizes those behind bars and those guarding them," Barsky says.
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