Thursday, March 20, 2014

For-Profit Prisons Create World’s Highest Incarceration Rates While Providing Cheap Labor

The Republican obsession with privatization is bad news for society but good news for private prisons. It has created higher incarceration rates than any other country. It’s un-American, immoral, and simply wrong. It has not worked nor will it ever work.

Easy Company’s ‘Wild Bill Guarnere,’ Immortalized on HBO’s ‘Band of Brothers,’ Dies at Ninety

Most warriors don’t receive the praise Bill Guarnere received, even though they equally did what their country required of them. Nevertheless, we should hold in reverence the lives of all warriors with an understanding that war is all about killing.