Choose one law, policy, or custom from the State of Illinois that fits into Michelle Alexander’s argument about mass incarceration. Research this law, policy, or custom as it’s used in Illinois and explain how it fits into Alexander’s argument and how it could be effectively reformed. This must be specific to the State of Illinois and not simply be a regurgitation of what Michelle Alexander has already discussed in her book

In The New Jim Crow, Michelle Alexander argues that: The current system of control permanently locks a huge percentage of the African American community out of the mainstream society and economy…Like Jim Crow (and slavery), mass incarceration operates a tightly networked system oflaws, policies, customs, and institutions that operate collectively to ensure the subordinate status of a group defined largely by race. For this assignment, you will write a 750-1000 word paper responding to Michelle Alexander’s book andconclusions about mass incarceration.
-Choose one law, policy, or custom from the State of Illinois that fits into Michelle Alexander’s argument about mass incarceration. Research this law, policy, or custom as it’s used in Illinois and explain how it fits into Alexander’s argument and how it could be effectively reformed. This must be specific to the State of Illinois and not simply be a regurgitation of what Michelle Alexander has already discussed in her book
All papers must:• Clearly discuss and cite the arguments from Michelle Alexander’s book.• Be original. Do not simply summarize the issues we’ve discussed in class. Provide your own analysiswith unique ideas/information.• Incorporate at least two other scholarly sources. (Scholarly means peer-reviewed; the textbookdoes not count toward these two references.)• Be well-supported with credible research and not simply based on opinion.• Be written using APA or ASA style with appropriate references.• Be double-spaced with Times New Roman 12 point font.• Focus on adult corrections in the United States.• Be clear, concise, and well written.• Have a clear argument/thesis statement.• Be 750-1,000 words long