Another Call for Prison Reform in the United States

By · Monday, August 16th, 2010

Here is an excellent editorial from The Seattle Times on 8/15/2010 calling for prison reform:

America behind bars: The time is ripe for prison reform

Neal Peirce / Syndicated columnist

For hard-to-defend reasons, and at staggering fiscal cost, the United States incarcerates people at a rate five times Great Britain’s, nine times Germany’s, 12 times Japan’s, writes columnist Neal Peirce. It’s time to reform this nation’s prison system.

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