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Specific issues:

  • thumbnailExploitationCompanies & facilities exploit captive markets. We expose them.
  • thumbnailJails & BailOne out of three people behind bars are in a jail. Jail reform is criminal justice reform.
  • thumbnailRacial justiceRacial disparities are a defining characteristic of our criminal justice system.
  • thumbnail Collateral consequencesPunishment doesn't end when your sentence does.
  • thumbnailPrison gerrymanderingHow the prison system distorts democracy
  • thumbnailCommunicationsProtecting phone, visitation, email, and postal contact for people behind bars.
  • thumbnailGeographic punishmentsPunishing based on location of offense, not severity of offense is a bad idea.
  • thumbnailWomenHow women fare in the world’s most punitive justice system.
  • thumbnailPublic healthThe harms of mass incarceration extend far beyond prisons


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