Interview with Juan Cartagena on August 19, 2013, Segment 7

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Cartagena shares his point of view of how the country does not recognize the problems in terms of prison and the criminal justice system. He explains what it means to have a criminal case and to be sentenced. In addition, Cartagena states that the United States government spends too much unnecessary funds on prisons.


Date
August 19, 2013, Recording date
Interviewee
Juan Cartagena
Interviewer
Sarah Molinari
Duration
15m 46.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, 695 Park Ave. New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JCar.2013.08.19.7
Related Keywords
Discrimination, Law, Higher education, Voting, Racism
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Jacob Javits, Herman Badillo, Hilma Vidal Santaella, Gilberto Gerena Valentín, Rosanna Santos, Pedro Calban, City University of New York. City College
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Maryland (is referenced), Pennsylvania (is referenced), Virginia (is referenced), Florida (is referenced), New Jersey (is referenced)
Related Dates
1960, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Cartagena on August 19, 2013, Segment 7: JCar.2013.08.19.7. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 11 Aug 2020.
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Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Repository
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