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Posts Tagged with "U.S. death penalty system"

Mumia on the death penalty – and in conversation with Cornel West

April 23, 2010

At its core, the death penalty derives from, and thus replaces, lynch law. States in the former confederacy established the convict lease system, where prisoners worked, without pay, for the state. Both Black men and women became “slaves of the state.”

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