Backlash Against Mike Pence’s Black History Month Tweet

Vibe – Per the constitution, the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States abolished slavery and involuntary servitude, except as punishment for a crime. The last clause, as explained in Ava DuVernay’s Netflix documentary 13th, has contributed to the mass incarceration of 1 in 3 black males, which is why the Tweet rubbed many online the wrong way.

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