Lauren-Brooke Eisen is the director of the Justice Program at the Brennan Center for Justice and author of Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration.
Private Prisons Lock Up Thousands Of Americans With Almost No Oversight
America’s for-profit prison industry controls 126,000 Americans’ lives. It’s a $5 billion sector — one that encompasses the operation of 65% of the nation’s immigration detention beds. And at the same time, it is largely...By Lauren-Brooke Eisen
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