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Philadelphia Cuts 23 Public Schools In Favor Of Prisons And Corporate Tax Breaks

Philadelphia is closing 23 public schools to help deal with their $304 million dollar deficit.  Well tough decisions need to be made in tough times.  Priorities have to be considered.  That’s why they’ve invested $400 million in a new prison. Wait, What? Philadelphia is going to drastic measures to close a $304 million deficit. In … Continue reading Philadelphia Cuts 23 Public Schools In Favor Of Prisons And Corporate Tax Breaks

What Happened To America, Land Of The Free? The Prison Industrial Complex

Private prisons are big business now.  Can we trust private companies in this vital role of society?  No.  No we can’t.  Of course we can’t, not when you consider they profit from having more prisoners.  Any pretense of a ‘correctional facility’ would be thrown out the window.  Where’s the profit in that?  Much better for … Continue reading What Happened To America, Land Of The Free? The Prison Industrial Complex