Over 30,000 of you have already signed. Today’s the last day to add your name to stop prison phone companies … Continue reading Fight The Prison Profiteers!!
Lucy Nicholson / REUTERS Inmates are escorted by a guard through San Quentin state prison in San Quentin, Calif., on … Continue reading A Living Death: Life without Parole for Non-Violent Offenses
Criminals and their deeds are usually seen as evil in a society. Criminals are unloved and abandoned, so very few … Continue reading Life without parole for nonviolent criminals: justice or politics?
Today, a federal judge set down far-reaching requirements to prevent continued #racialprofiling by Sheriff Joe Arpaio and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. … Continue reading Judge Orders Sheriff Joe to STOP Racial Profiling!
By Todd Krainin “Why lock somebody up while you’re locked up? You’re trying to kill their spirit even more,” … Continue reading “For Their Own Protection”: Children in Long-Term Solitary Confinement
By VANITA GUPTA Published in The New York Times IN 2003, I represented dozens of African-American residents in Tulia, Tex., … Continue reading How to Really End Mass Incarceration
Recent lawsuits and Justice Department investigations have uncovered grotesque abuses of mentally ill inmates at state and local prisons. Yet … Continue reading One of the Darkest Periods in the History of American Prisons