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Broken on All Sides: What were your most interesting discoveries?
This assignment should be about 50 to 100 words per question and should address all the elements in the prompt (total assignment should be 2 pages double-spaced). You do not need to repeat the question prompts. No cover page is required but your name should be on the paper. Your answer should contain examples from the movie, connection to reading, and a critical analysis.
Submit the assignment as a Word file.
Presenting a historical narrative not often heard about prisons and crime, this documentary investigates the complex issues of discretion within the system, racial targeting, and the largest spike in the number of people incarcerated in our nation’s history.
Through interviews with people caught up in or involved with the system, this documentary answers and provokes questions on an issue walled-off from the public’s scrutiny.
Broken on All Sides dissects the War on Drugs and “tough on crime” movement, illustrating how the emerging Occupy movement offers hope for change, and explores possible reforms and solutions to ending mass incarceration.
Watch the documentary and answer the following questions:
Pillischer, M. (Director). (2012). Broken on All Sides (Links to an external site.) [Video file]. Collective Eye Films. Retrieved February 28, 2020, from Kanopy.
1. What were your most interesting discoveries?
2. Did this give you a new perspective, challenge your point of view, or introduce you to new information?Expand.
3. Why does this information matter?
4. Will this information change anything for you?