1. As Reiman and Leighton (2009) wrote, “The rich get richer and the poor get prison.” How might a Marxist or conflict theorist explain this sentence? Discuss a specific theorist. 2022 latest answers

2. Given the global recession that began in 2008, using Marxist and conflict theories, predict the trends we may see in legislation and incarceration in the United States.  

3. Using the concept of dialectical materialism, trace the history of marijuana legislation in the United States.