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Prison Tour 2014

In the Fall 2014 semester, Dr. Muhammad took 66 Howard University students on a prison tour. The tours were used to examine the realities of the school to prison pipeline, the prison industrial complex and mass incarceration in America’s prisons. Students visited facilities in three different cities that housed incarcerated juveniles, women and adult men.

-Edna Mahan Correctional Facility for Women (NJ)
-Northern State Prison (NJ)
-Mountainview Youth Correctional Facility (NJ)
-Graterford Prison (Juvenile Lifers) (PA)
-Maryland Correctional Institution for Women (MD)

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