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From Sanford to the SHU: White Supremacy and Criminality in an Age of Mass Incarceration

by Andrew Lee SCENE 1: Sanford, Florida. February 26th, 2012. It’s raining as dusk falls in Sanford. Seventeen-year old Trayvon Martin is walking home from the convenience store through his father’s fiancee’s gated community. He’s talking to his girlfriend on his cell phone as he notices an SUV slowly following him. Inside is George Zimmerman, … Continue reading