Dean Spade: The Most Imprisoning Nation in the World

Thursday, 27 December 2012 10:43 By Laura Flanders, GRITtv | Video
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Dean Spade - founder of the Sylvia Rivera Law Project and author of the new book, "Normal Life" - explains how the US became the most imprisoning nation in the world. This is part one of a two-part interview with Spade. To watch the second part go to Distributed by

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Laura Flanders

Best-selling author and broadcaster Laura Flanders is the "strong local economies" fellow at Yes! Magazine and a contributing writer to The Nation. She hosts "The Laura Flanders Show" on GRITtv, an independent source for in-depth interviews with forward thinking people. Sign up to receive the latest at or On Twitter, she's @GRITlaura.

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