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This doesn’t paint the full picture of the U.S. incarceration system. Many have estimated the total number of U.S. incarceration to be more than 2.4 million. This is in part because another estimated 12 million individuals cycle through the county jail systems in a given year for periods of less than a year, and are therefore not factored into a snapshot on December 31.

This doesn’t paint the full picture of the U.S. incarceration system. Many have estimated the total number of U.S. incarceration to be more than 2.4 million. This is in part because another estimated 12 million individuals cycle through the county jail systems in a given year for periods of less than a year, and are therefore not factored into a snapshot on December 31.

View HD • Posted Thursday Sep 18 2:40pm  92 notes
Tags  #prison industrial complex  #justice  

 
 

This Arizona State professor was body slammed by police during a jaywalking stop, now she’s being charged with assaulting and officer.
You can watch the dashboard video of the incident here. 

This Arizona State professor was body slammed by police during a jaywalking stop, now she’s being charged with assaulting and officer.

You can watch the dashboard video of the incident here

View HD • Posted Saturday Jun 28 12:53pm  633 notes
Tags  #justice  #racial profiling  #police  

 
 

Sick.

Sick.

View HD • Posted Wednesday Apr 9 10:00am  561 notes
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The U.S.: No. 1 in prison population.

The U.S.: No. 1 in prison population.

View HD • Posted Thursday Feb 7 1:44pm  372 notes
Tags  #justice  #facts  

 
 

Here are five exceptional people who should be in public service. Instead, they are locked out.

If you didn’t support Senate filibuster reform before, you will after reading this.

Posted Thursday Nov 29 2:27pm  103 notes
Tags  #justice  #politics  

 
 

You wouldn't believe what the prison phone industry (one of the most lucrative in the US) is charging families for just 15 minutes.

Posted Monday Nov 19 1:53pm  257 notes
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A judge said this to a woman sexually assaulted by a cop:

"When you blame others, you give up your power to change."

You wouldn’t believe the judge’s comments.

Sunday Sep 9 2:57pm  171 notes
Tags  #justice  #feminism  

 
 

800 PERCENT

How much the federal prison population has increased in the last three decades.

Posted Monday Aug 6 5:08pm  292 notes
Tags  #prisons  #justice  

 
 

So far this term, every single time the Chamber of Commerce has expressed a view on a case, the Supreme Court has sided with the corporate interest group — making it more successful than the Justice Department.
IN RELATED NEWS: The Supreme Court doubles down on Citizens United, striking down Montana limits on corporate spending. 

So far this term, every single time the Chamber of Commerce has expressed a view on a case, the Supreme Court has sided with the corporate interest group — making it more successful than the Justice Department.

IN RELATED NEWS: The Supreme Court doubles down on Citizens United, striking down Montana limits on corporate spending. 

• Posted Monday Jun 25 10:14am  60 notes
Tags  #supreme court  #justice  #news  #politics  

 
 

Scary fact of the day: There were 101 cases of people sentenced to die who were later exonerated.

Posted Monday May 21 10:37am  97 notes
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