Tagged: prison industrial complex
Nearly three dozen states restrict felons from voting even after they've served their time.
A whistleblower bids farewell to incarceration and moves on with his life.
The Institute for Policy studies joins UDC David A. Clarke School of Law to bring you another look at the Prison Industrial Complex and the way it extends into our communities.
An IPS screening of a compelling documentary examining 'The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal."
As we focus on a particularly appalling human rights problem within its own context, we must remember the old labor slogan that 'an injury to one is an injury to all.'
The logical fix would require putting more money and effort into securing jobs, transitional housing, and drug treatment for ex-offenders.
A focus on the impact of mass incarceration on communities and the larger society.
A public education event giving first hand perspectives and experiences of incarcerated persons while they are on "the inside."
Now that most Americans support the legalization of marijuana, some Republicans back the right of states to stop banning it.
In a complete distortion of free-market economics, the phone companies that secure contracts with prisons are often the ones that charge more than their competitors.