CCA GO AWAY from South Florida!

A New Petition has been launched to confront CCA in Florida http://www.change.org/petitions/cca-go-away-from-south-florida It’s time for ICE to cancel CCA’s proposed immigration detention center in Southwest Ranches, FL! ICE and Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) plan to build a massive immigration detention center in the Town of Southwest Ranches, just 30 minutes from Miami, FL. With […]

Al Jazeera article on US prison population.

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2011/11/20111127105458655442.html#.T45NxXqWxxA.facebook “With 1 in 100 American adults behind bars, falling crime rates and a cash-strapped economy, the United States would seem ripe for the kinds of national reforms that might keep people out of prison. Recent polls have shown that even our law-and-order-minded citizenry would rather see penalties eased for certain criminals than pay more money to keep them locked up. […]