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Corrections Concepts, Inc., a Dallas based non-profit is working to get Wakita,
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 225 comments on Sat Dec 04, 2010 at 02:57 PM PST with 183 Recommends
In December 2010 I wrote the following article on prison labor and those involved in removing jobs from the private/public sectors and putting them in the hands of inmates. Now ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Jan 07, 2013 at 02:10 PM PST with 58 Recommends
Many readers have asked how a corporation can be identified as participating in the use of inmate labor. Actually there are three "categories" of those involved in prison labor and prison industry ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue Dec 14, 2010 at 03:23 PM PST with 30 Recommends
Because of the breaking news contained about prison labor written about below, if you, a friend, or loved one have ever been involved in a prison industry work program - or know of those who ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Dec 20, 2010 at 03:11 PM PST with 20 Recommends
Governor Jan Brewer isn't resting on her laurels after force feeding SB 1070 down the throats of Arizona taxpayers. Now she is ignoring ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Dec 09, 2010 at 02:47 PM PST with 20 Recommends
I have written at length about PIECP - the purpose of the program, who is authorized to participate, how many prison industries violate the program's mandatory requirements - and how these ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Dec 16, 2010 at 05:45 PM PST with 19 Recommends
The National Correctional Industries Association - NCIA - is a private non-profit "Association" dedicated to promoting and growing prison industries ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Nov 27, 2010 at 02:52 PM PST with 18 Recommends
For those visitors who may have missed my Corporatocracy series involving corporations, private prisons and prison labor, below are links to the series.
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Nov 26, 2010 at 03:42 PM PST with 16 Recommends
I have to take a moment away from writing about prison industry to share with you my thoughts on the dominant player involved in supporting and "modeling" Arizona's SB 1070 immigration law and many ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Nov 30, 2010 at 03:33 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Below is the letter written today and sent to U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder. The substance of the letter contains vital information related to the operation of the federal Prison Industries ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Nov 29, 2010 at 03:16 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Nothing epitomizes the perverse influence of those over prisons, prison privatization and industries as the current battle over the appointment and upcoming confirmation ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Dec 02, 2010 at 03:48 PM PST with 14 Recommends
It has been a long and stressful year for all involved in prison industry reform, privatized prison objectors and those reformers fighting what is seen as corporate policies aimed at taking the ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Dec 31, 2010 at 03:37 PM PST with 12 Recommends
The interest and rapid-fire comments lending to the discussion on my last Diary about Bill Robinson and his company, CCI's attempts to install Christian only prisons in Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas and ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Dec 06, 2010 at 02:56 PM PST with 12 Recommends
The arguments put forth by those exploiting prison labor, consist of two main points: 1). Prison industry provides training to offenders so they are less likely to re-offend upon release and, ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Nov 28, 2010 at 04:59 PM PST with 11 Recommends
[BREAKING NEWS ABOUT THE IDAHO ARTICLE WRITTEN ABOUT YESTERDAY ! The U.S. ...
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Dec 01, 2010 at 04:48 PM PST with 10 Recommends