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James Kilgore is an educator, writer and activist based in Urbana, Illinois. He has written widely on e-carceration,  mass incarceration in general and electronic monitoring in particular. His most well-known book is Understanding Mass Incarceration: A People Guide to the Key Civil Rights Struggle of Our Time. 



Emmett Sanders is a researcher for the Challenging E-Carceration project. He spent more than 22 years in Illinois prisons. His recent report, “Full Human Beings” argues for incarcerated voter enfranchisement. 

Buy James Kilgore’s book, Understanding Mass Incarceration, at: 

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