by Alan Pyke Apr 27, 2016
A prisoner whose insights helped dethrone an allegedly corrupt prison boss says prison officials are getting revenge.
by Carimah Townes Mar 18, 2016
The company that underfed kids and allowed rampant sexual abuse by staff will finally withdraw from Florida's juvenile justice system.
by Erica Hellerstein Mar 10, 2016
Last October, 27 women reportedly launched a hunger strike to protest the conditions at an immigration detention center in Texas. This is the story of Maribel Zelaya and the secretive world of America's privatized detention centers.
by Carimah Townes Mar 9, 2016
Participants could win a free vacation and $1000.
by Carimah Townes Dec 27, 2015
The UCs just became the latest schools to drop private prison investments.
by Alice Ollstein Oct 23, 2015
The announcement comes after months of pressure from Black Lives Matter and immigrant rights groups.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Oct 22, 2015
"It's an inhumane policy."
by Kira Lerner Oct 9, 2015
She also said she's working on a criminal justice platform.
by Bryce Covert Oct 2, 2015
The lawsuit alleges the town was in cahoots with the company, both making money off the scheme.
by Alan Pyke Sep 22, 2015
The inmates Pope Francis visits this weekend must rely on for-profit corporations for health care, food, and communication with the outside world.