Discussions That Encounter Forum:
Join us as Dr. Mahmoud El Kati takes on
Race in the News.
When: Thursday, October 23, 2014 from
Where: St. Olaf Church
215 South 8th Street, Minneapolis MN
A light supper and social will take place
beginning at 6:30pm followed by the
discussion from 7:00pm until 8:30pm.
Free parking is available in the church lot,
enter from South 8th Street or 3rd
Avenue just past the church.
|'Brew for Thought' Statistics
- For every 1 White person arrested
in 2002 in MN, 10 Black people were
- Black men account for 35.4% of the
inmate population (1 in 15 black
- Over a third of (33.8%) of the total
male custody population was aged 20-
-The National average was 4 black
people for every White person
- Black Youth are 5x more likely than
White youth to be arrested.
- Black Youth are 1.4x more likely
than White youth to be charged with
(Sources: Bureau of Justice Statistics and
Pew Report on the States)
|Creating Change; Transforming Lives.