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Martin walked into twisted world

He confronted an unrelenting, prison yard mentality in the Miami locker room

Updated: November 8, 2013, 3:20 PM ET
By Jason Whitlock | ESPN.com

Mass incarceration has turned segments of Black America so upside down that a tatted-up, N-word-tossing white goon is more respected and accepted than a soft-spoken, highly intelligent black Stanford graduate.

According to a story in the Miami Herald, black Dolphins players granted Richie Incognito "honorary" status as a black man while feeling little connection to Jonathan Martin.

Welcome to Incarceration Nation, where the mindset of the Miami Dolphins' locker room mirrors ...

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