Jeff Smith

Author of the new book, Mr. Smith Goes to Prison: What My Year Behind Bars Taught Me About America’s Prison Crisis. He is a former Missouri state senator and now teaches at The New School in New York. Smith is on the board of the nonprofit organization Prison Entrepreneurship Program, or PEP. He’s also the author of the e-book, Ferguson in Black and White.

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Ex-Politician Jeff Smith: What My Year Behind Bars Taught Me About America's Prison Crisis
September 01, 2015
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"Mr. Smith Goes to Prison": After Year in Jail, Former State Senator Condemns Mass Incarceration
September 01, 2015
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Return of the Ferguson War Zone? Missouri Enacts State of Emergency Ahead of Mike Brown Grand Jury
November 18, 2014
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