Black Male Incarceration Rate http://wuwm.com en Advocate: WI's High Rate of Incarcerating Black Men an "Undeclared State of Emergency" http://wuwm.com/post/advocate-wis-high-rate-incarcerating-black-men-undeclared-state-emergency <p>One of Milwaukee's most outspoken advocates for racial justice is calling Wisconsin's disproportionate incarceration of black men an "undeclared state of emergency." Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:53:13 +0000 Erin Toner, Stephanie Lecci, Michelle Maternowski & Ann-Elise Henzl 26595 at http://wuwm.com Advocate: WI's High Rate of Incarcerating Black Men an "Undeclared State of Emergency" Black Male Incarceration Devastates Milwaukee Neighborhoods http://wuwm.com/post/black-male-incarceration-devastates-milwaukee-neighborhoods <p>There’s a part of Milwaukee where every residential block has multiple numbers of men who’ve served time in prison - the 53206 zip code on the city’s north side.</p><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Erin Toner 25454 at http://wuwm.com Black Male Incarceration Devastates Milwaukee Neighborhoods Wisconsin Followed Trend As U.S. Sent Higher Rate of Black Men to Prison http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-followed-trend-us-sent-higher-rate-black-men-prison <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Though Wisconsin has the unfortunate distinction of having the country's <a href="http://wuwm.com/post/why-are-so-many-black-men-wisconsin-behind-bars" target="_blank">highest rate of black male incarceration</a>, it does fall in line with national trends.</span></p><p> Sat, 23 Nov 2013 06:22:07 +0000 Stephanie Lecci & Mitch Teich 18627 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin Followed Trend As U.S. Sent Higher Rate of Black Men to Prison Thousands of Black Men Follow Common Path to Prison http://wuwm.com/post/thousands-black-men-follow-common-path-prison <p>In 2010, one in eight working-age black men in Wisconsin was in prison. WUWM News meets one of them. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Erin Toner 17658 at http://wuwm.com Thousands of Black Men Follow Common Path to Prison Wisconsin's High Black Male Incarceration Rate Concerns Community Leaders http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsins-high-black-male-incarceration-rate-concerns-community-leaders <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A <a href="http://www4.uwm.edu/eti/2013/BlackImprisonment.pdf" target="_blank">UW-Milwaukee</a> study released this year shows Wisconsin has the country’s highest rate of black male incarceration, by far. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Ann-Elise Henzl & Stephanie Lecci 17531 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin's High Black Male Incarceration Rate Concerns Community Leaders