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Originally published at Tikkun Daily | From 1999-2010, the total U.S. prison population rose 18 percent , an increase largely reflected by the "drug war" and stringent sentencing guidelines, such ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu May 23, 2013 at 12:17 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Link to petition From the action email ... Twenty-five years ago, George H.W. Bush’s infamous Willie Horton ad and the media frenzy surrounding the crack epidemic combined to put a definitively ...
by kbman
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 12:07 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Florida Atlantic University has inexplicably chosen to name its football stadium after GEO Group, a private prison firm accused of horrendous human rights abuses . And what will FAU receive in ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2013 at 05:29 PM PST with 31 Recommends
How far is ex democratic Arizona state senator Kyrsten Sinema willing to go to get a congressional post in the newly formed Arizona CD9? Well, apparently she has no problem with taking money from an ...
by carlosgalindo
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 09:03 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The Supreme Court has decided on SB1070 and it appears that little by little the most aggressive anti-immigrant legislation created in U.S. history is being dismantled. It was born in a laboratory ...
by carlosgalindo
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Jun 26, 2012 at 08:19 PM PDT with 18 Recommends