1. If the 13th amendment freed black people, why are so many black people not free in the US?
2.This film explores racial inequality in the US but a similar argument can be made regarding Aboriginals in Canada. Why do you think that we/North Americans in general, tolerate mass incarceration?
3. How are our actions towards criminals (ie., how we deal with and respond to criminals) a reflection of society?
4. Why can’t politicians appear soft on crime?
5. What is wrong with the prison industrial complex?