A great video detailing how CCA and other private prison companies profit off human misery and suffering.
Wells Fargo’s stock holdings supports an industry that purposefully tries to incarcerate an ever-increasing number of people to drive up profits.
Jones, a black gay man, was intentionally placed by guards into a housing unit where he would be assaulted by other prisoners.
Prison guard claims that trying his case will take too much of the court’s time.
Tuesday, SCOTUS ruled in Brown v. Plata that California must reduce its prison population by over 30,000 prisoners.
The GEO Group looks to privatize as many as 18,000 more prison beds in the state.
Steven Owen recently went on record in the Columbia Tribune saying that CCA had no role in crafting Arizona’s SB1070.
Ohio Governor John Kasich is yet another cookie-cutter republican looking to defund and cripple unions, slash taxes for the wealthy, and turn over government functions to his cronies in the private sector.
John Kasich, the new governor of Ohio, has made it clear he intends to privatize more of his state’s prison system.
CCA has worked extensively to try to defeat legislation that would require any prison contracting with the federal government to be bound by public records laws.