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View Diary: DOJ Pulls Muslim Texts From USA Prisons-Update (112 comments)

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  •  It is time that we got real about people in (3+ / 0-)
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    eugene, opinionated, MarketTrustee

    prison and realize that the large majority will come out one day - that means that we can teach them to be animals while they are there or we can do our best to rehabilitate and hopefully prepare them to be law abiding citizens when they get out.

    We have been going down in the gutter as a society for a while now insisting in vengeful "justice" for every prisoner.  We are surprised when they get out and are vengeful.  Why?  We taught them to be that way.  There are some who will never be repaired, but there are a whole lot who could be but we are far too stupid a society to understand that anymore.

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