When historians of the future look back at our present era, they will see it as marked by the moral failure that is represented by mass incarceration. Human-Rights attorney Jessica Jackson Sloan joins Richard Eskow to discuss the bias and scale of incarceration in America.

Richard Eskow is host and managing editor of The Zero Hour, a weekly radio program produced by We Act Radio. He was the senior writer and editor for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign. Richard has written for a number of print and online publications, was a founding contributor to the Huffington Post, and is a longtime activist. He is also a Senior Fellow with the Campaign for America’s Future.