05/04/2013 09:50 am ET Updated Jul 04, 2013

1 In 8 Black Men Are Currently In Prison In Wisconsin

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The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee last week released a deeply concerning study about incarceration in the state. Among the most jarring of findings was that nearly one of every eight black men of working age is currently in prison in Wisconsin. The state also leads all other states in the number of incarcerated indigenous men at 7.6%, with South Dakota following with 7.3%.


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