Stop United States private prisons

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This video says about itself:

Private prisons: How US corporations make money out of locking you up

7 November 2013

Today the US is home to 5% of the world’s population but a quarter of the world’s prisoners. It also has the highest rate of youth imprisonment and on any given day there are more than 70,000 youths in detention. And the biggest winners of this mass incarceration? The for-profit prison companies whose business models essentially depend on locking more and more people up.

From Democrats.com in the USA:

The U.S. has the highest incarceration rate in the world, and poor people and people of color suffer the most at the hands of our out-of-control incarceration industry – in part because this industry is simply trying to maximize its profits.

Corporations should not be able to profit from mass incarceration. The Justice Is Not…

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