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October 9, 2000
CONTACT: Leslie Rice

Over 6,000,000 behind bars or on parole.
Racial minorities disproportionately affected.
What's going on?

Please Come and Join a Discussion of
Race, Criminal Justice, and the War on Drugs

4-6pm, October 17, 2000
Garrett Room, Milton Stover Eisenhower Library
Johns Hopkins University - Homewood Campus


Jamie Fellner, Associate Counsel, Human Rights Watch
Punishment and Prejudice: Racial Disparities in the War on Drugs, Human Rights Watch (2000)

William J. Chambliss, Professor, George Washington University - Sociology; Past president, American Society of Criminology
Power, Politics and Crime, Westview Press (1999)

Peter Andreas, Assistant Professor, Reed College - Political Science
Border Games: Policing the U.S.-Mexico Divide, Cornell University Press (2000)
Drug War Politics, California University Press (1996)


Phil Leaf, Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health
Director, Hopkins Prevention Research Center, Department of Mental Hygiene


Program on Social Inequality, JHU Sociology
Dean's Office, JHU School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mental Hygiene, JHU School of Hygiene and Public Health

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