VIDEO: Social Work Professor Susan McCarter on Disparity in the Justice System

Thursday, December 10, 2015

The blindfolded image of lady justice has long represented the ideals of America's judicial system. Yet a mounting series of public incidents between police and African-Americans, and data on the effects of socioeconomic status, race and education suggest that justice in America is far from blind. Social work professor Susan McCarter shares her research on disproportionality across the justice system.