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"The United States has by far the world's highest incarceration rate. With 5% of the world's population, our country now houses nearly 25% of the world's reported prisoners. We currently ...
by philipmerrill
Comment Count 153 comments on Sun Mar 29, 2009 at 12:19 AM PDT with 409 Recommends
Last weekened, I watched a few episodes of Law & Order SVU . As in the past, the lead characters Det. Eliot Stabler and Det. Olivia Benson seemed to delight in telling their male ...
by CatM
Comment Count 84 comments on Fri Nov 20, 2009 at 07:50 PM PST with 63 Recommends
Samantha Lachman writes Rick Perry Says Texas Won't Comply With Measures To Reduce Rape in Prison, settling any ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Apr 03, 2014 at 11:52 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
The town I grew up in, Addison, Maine, has around 1200 residents. If I were to tell you that in an average year, around 53 of those residents were horribly raped, how would you react? Would you ...
by popecrunch
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Aug 31, 2010 at 10:54 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
The Obama Administration has yet to adopt the recommendations of the Prison Rape Elimination Commission (established by the Bush Congress) despite the 88,500 adults inmates who were raped in 2009. ...
by David Chura
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Sep 24, 2010 at 07:15 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
The good people at SPR have a new report out about the rape of Drug War prisoners. It contains words ...
by Daisy Cutter
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Mar 23, 2007 at 08:26 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Prison rapes is one of those subject that seems to be accepted by MSM because since inmates are the victims, then it is a fair punishment for their crimes they commited that permitted them to be ...
by BlueStateLiberal
Comment Count 41 comments on Sun Dec 03, 2006 at 12:36 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Every once in a while, something just hits me as SOOOO wrong. What makes this one even worse is that it involves a Democrat who I had great respect for. She is a governor who is a rising star and ...
by SomeStones
Comment Count 191 comments on Mon Jan 28, 2008 at 07:59 PM PST with 14 Recommends
"The opposite of compassion is not hatred, it's indifference." --Anonymous prisoner quoted by Human Rights Watch In response to Ezra Klein's ...
by Ampersand
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Feb 13, 2007 at 02:33 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Think of what we do to people who need medical help without insurance or whose insurance shows them the door. They have to sell their houses, bankrupt themselves, and sometimes get divorced to ...
by Professor Smartass
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 01:05 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Ilya Somin , a libertarian, and ...
by Ampersand
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Feb 20, 2007 at 04:08 PM PST with 7 Recommends
This diary is cross-posted to my blog, where I've posted a photo of the nutty SF politician who made the ...
by MPetrelis
Comment Count 60 comments on Thu Jan 06, 2011 at 02:23 PM PST with 3 Recommends
I was emailed a request to weigh in on the UVA scandal (because rape charges are always a scandal - for the victims, of course, who are never believed), because apparently my opinion is more ...
by lagertha
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2014 at 06:23 AM PST with 2 Recommends