Guide discusses the long history of inequality in the criminal justice system, as well as attempts to overcome such bias. Topics include racial and ethnic profiling, race and ethnicity in jury selection, crime victimization, seeking more diversity in the system, race and ethnicity in the war on drugs, among others. Booklet also offers timeline of important U.S. Supreme Court decisions, projects for students, and sources for further information. 57 pages.
This guide was produced in connection with the 2002 National Online Youth Summit.