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Mass Incarceration: The Politics Behind the Bars
Originally Posted: 05/21/2015 - 4:19pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lani Prunés An infographic illustrating mass incarceration.  Mass incarceration means 2.4 million Americans ...

A Matter of Degrees
Originally Posted: 05/13/2015 - 1:51pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tobias Winright Two underserved populations are earning college degrees in prison these days. Only one of them is incarcerated.  ...

Cory Booker, Rand Paul Shine Light on Shadow Side of U.S. Justice System
Originally Posted: 07/10/2014 - 10:42am | Type: Blog

Booker: "The REDEEM Act will ensure that our tax dollars are being used in smarter, more productive ways. It will also establish much-needed sensible reforms that keep kids out of the adult correctional s ...

Incarceration Nation
Originally Posted: 11/08/2012 - 12:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Dawn Araujo Putting Americans behind bars is becoming an increasingly lucrative business. THE UNITED STATES h ...

The School of Second Chances
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jeannie Choi In an innovative move, Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, recently began a two-year pilot project offering colle ...