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Courtney Jones

Courtney Jones

Courtney Jones is a Las Vegas local and 2020 UNLV Human Services graduate, who works for Mass Liberation as a Campaign Justice Organizer.

COMMENTARY
The political imagination of our state does not reflect the severity of oppression under which we live.

The liberated future Nevada needs now

By: and - March 24, 2021

Mass incarceration is a fundamental paradigm of the contemporary United States that targets poor and Black people in a process of dehumanization and subjugation. Nevada jails people at a higher degree than most other states and is a planetary leader of incarceration, at a rate higher than the U.S. as a whole; therefore, intentional — […]