Over the past few years, private prison firm GEO Group has become known for inmate abuse, workplace violence, and fraudulent reporting at its U.S. facilities. One federal judgefound that GEO “allowed a cesspool of unconstitutional and inhuman acts and conditions to germinate” at one…
Gotta keep those wheels greased. Who cares if everyone knows you are bought and paid for. You are a new breed of politicians, no moral compass, empathy, compassion or ethics.
Private Prisons and For Profit Justice are the two biggest stumbling blocks to Immigration reform. Now that the backlash against the “War on Drug” is slowing the flow of prisoners, replacements are needed, and an average of $142 a day for drug prisoners and Immigration costs $252 on average per person per day. You do the math.
“Discrimination isn’t a thunderbolt, it isn’t an abrupt slap in the face. It’s the slow drumbeat of being underappreciated, feeling uncomfortable and encountering roadblocks along the path to success.”—Astrophysicist Meg Urry, quoted in "Girls Love Science. We Tell Them Not To." (via almost-a-class-act)