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This Vile Practice Puts Thousands Of Innocent Black People In Prison...

AFRICANGLOBE - People who are charged with committing crimes and are sent to jail pending trial are usually offered bail bond. This allows them to pay to be released before their trial begins. Poor people, however, are at a huge disadvantage with this practice because they have no money to pay the bond. Some sit in jail for as much as two years before being released for a crime they never committed.

Angela Corey, One Of The Vilest Prosecutors In America Is Ousted

AFRICANGLOBE - Reviled Florida State Attorney Angela Corey lost her reelection bid on Tuesday night, prompting widespread celebration as the woman The Nation once suggested was "the cruelest prosecutor in America" was ousted. "Corey's loss is an encouraging sign that the public will no longer tolerate overzealous and unprincipled criminal prosecutions.

Holder and Obama are ‘Playing’ Black America Regarding Criminal Justice

Holder and Obama are not philosophers, pastors or teachers. They are the two most powerful Black men in the U.S. They’ve been in actual power 55 months now, with a little over 40 to go. Their actions reveal their expressions of concern and feeling our pain are no more than politically expedient drive-by gestures to keep Black America in line.