Profit Driven Prison Industrial Complex: The Economics of Incarceration in the USA

If you need any more proof that we are just cattle for the powers that be I despair. For anyone paying attention, there is no shortage of issues that fundamentally challenge the underpinning moral infrastructure of American society and the values it claims to uphold. Under the conceptual illusion of liberty, few things are more […]

Prison company to pay $42.5 million in beating death

Well that only took eight years. I’m really looking forward to the same shit happening here. Not! In a searing opinion, the 13th Court of Appeals has upheld $42.5 million in punitive damages against a private prison operator for the “horrific and gruesome death” of inmate Gregorio De La Rosa Jr. in 2001. De La […]