Crime and its Relation to Race and Economic Class

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Why do we only talk about the crimes committed by lower income individuals and minority races?

This is a topic that I’m not to familiar with and I am very excited to explore a topic like this. Some people may disagree with my opinions but, I’m hopping that everyone can find some relation to their own thoughts somewhere in my writing.

We hear all the time on the TV and in news articles about the crimes committed by impoverished people and minority races but, we don’t even think about the crimes committed by the wealthy or white collar people which economically affects us more.

Crime Follows Poverty Because

The Jackson Free Press website states: “Low-income, African American communities have a higher percentage of adult males behind bars or in sort of detention (and many for drug or lesser crimes than whites). That means fewer fathers, grandfathers and mentors for young…

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