Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot and killed on Aug. 9, 2014, by a white police officer, in a s...
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...ite and Latino inmates increased at an equal average annual rate, whereas the number black inmates increased at a slower pace, perhaps signaling improved system 's efforts to provide more equal protection (Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2004). Each year, the U.S. spends more than $146 billion dollars in the criminal justice system, including police, the judiciary and court systems, and correction (Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2004).
Incorporating the 5Cs, a Model of Diversity Awareness and Social Change, the writer 's desire to see outcomes that advance social justice through the protection and preservation of individual civil liberties.
The 5C’s of Change: Confidence, Courage, Commitment, Conflict, and Community.
The first C of change is ( building ) Confidence (DeRosa and Johnson, 2002).
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