Today 1 in 3 Black Men are expected to go to Prison in the United States in their Lifetime. Prisons have been historically are continuing a trend of being an empirically racist institution. NAACP stats.
For Black Men, the death rate inside prisons is 57% lower than the death rate outside. Street and drug crime, poverty, lack of health care and enforcement of gang violence are a factors that lend a hand in making predominantly black neighborhoods a more dangerous that inside of a cell. Reuters article.
Statistically these two facts rationally expanded bring us to an unethical point. A point no one would stand by, but one taht should be highlighted to bring attention to the issues surrounding their controversy.