The U.S. Government is Addicted to Drugs

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How much are you paying each year for their fiendish addictions?

Why Is California Trying To Build More Jails?

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California wants to add $500 million in lease-revenue bonds to fund county jail expansion, on top of the $1.2 billion in jail expansion funds from the years prior. Whats wrong with this picture?

At ‘Wit’s End’: Scared Straight Programs Remain Popular Among Parents Despite Warnings

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Despite evidence that scared straight-type programs are ineffective and can even be harmful in the long run, many parents continue to turn to local jails for help when it comes to behavioral issues with their children.

White Guy Tells Black Lady to Get to the Back of the Bus, in 2014

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Welcome to racism in the USA. Don’t let the relatively infrequent “loud” examples trick you into believing racism is a thing of the past.

But Who’s the Animal That Built This Prison?

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A small collection of GMP’s articles on the American criminal justice system.

Has Crime Ever Been Worse in the United States?

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You hear about the worst, the shooting sprees, the psychopaths, but how is daily crime in the U.S.A. and how are men involved?

A Perversion of Justice: Cuffed to the Bed, but It’s Not What You Think

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How the NYPD handles gunshot victims with outstanding warrants while they recover in the hospital.

Man Wrongly Imprisoned For 30 Years Creates Amazon Wishlist To Start His Life Again

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What happens when you’re released from prison after thirty years for a crime you didn’t commit with almost no money or earthly possessions?

Final Words Sutured Into Dead Men’s Mugshots

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Check out the stunning visual story of death row prisoners’ last words.

Sorry, Prison Rape Jokes About Justin Bieber Aren’t Funny

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When rape involves men, particularly men in prison, we as a society often trivialize it into nothing more than a “don’t drop the soap” joke. John Lash, executive director of Georgia Conflict Center, implores us to end our absurd acceptance of rape.

Psychology and the Chance of Bringing Peace to Syria

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With 100,000 people killed and 10 million displaced, is there hope for peace in Syria? Yes. But only if we can overcome the self-defeating psychology of revenge.

Preventing Sexual Abuse is a Public Health Issue

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We need a responsible, open discussion that acknowledges the part we all can play in preventing and responding to sexual abuse.

Evidence, Not Morality, Should Guide Sex Work Policy

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Dr. Paul Maginn on the near-sighted belief within certain political, religious and feminist circles that all sex workers are female and victims of human trafficking.

Our Shrinking Prison Population

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New prison admissions in the US are at a 20 year low.

5 Positive Steps to Reform Prisons

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Renowned prison reform activist Ken Hartman gives his insights into how we can reform our broken system.

Front Row to a Dark Drama: A Good Man Loses

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Reverend Neil O’Farrell with a heartbreaking story of homelessness and those times when our help feels helpless.