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lessons of Willie Horton

Sentencing Project (U.S.)

lessons of Willie Horton

thinking about crime and punishment for the 1990s

by Sentencing Project (U.S.)

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Published by Sentencing Project in Washington D.C .
Written in English


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Statementa statement by the staff and board of directors of the Sentencing Project, Washington, D.C..
The Physical Object
Pagination6p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19623373M

  The rough lessons of took hold: Respond, hit back, leave no charge unanswered. Another lesson, which often gets lost, is that the Author: Robin Toner.   The Horton ad caught the country at a time of rising crime, fear verging on panic, and a political climate in which Republicans and Democrats competed to prove their tough-on-crime credentials.

  The lesson is that you can’t do it," said Dukakis in an interview with McClatchy reporter Ben Barber. As Mother Jones notes, however, the genesis of the Willie Horton-furlough issue was then-Tennessee Sen. Al Gore during the Democrat primary and that Dukakis failed by not responding to his attacks. "Dukakis didn't pay the blast much mind.   Willie Horton ad. None of this is to say Bush was a perfect person. Eight women have accused him of inappropriate touching to varying degrees. And he was, at times, a .

  Crime and the Politics of Hysteria: How the Willie Horton Story Changed American Justice David C. Anderson and Catherine Enberg Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice Cited by:   This problem is so well known it has a name: the Willie Horton effect. Horton was an inmate in Massachusetts who in absconded from a Author: John Pfaff.


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The wisdom. A homicidal career criminal, Willie Horton briefly became, through improbable circumstances, a national villain and a symbol of everything that was wrong with the American criminal justice system.

Also, in the eyes of many liberals, his moment of prominence was a symbol of what was wrong with American political campaigns. If that’s the lesson of — still apparently unlearned by Democrats — the master teacher was Bush.

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