Sunday, October 7, 2018

Slavery by any other name is still slavery

The Dickensian Conditions of Life in a For-Profit Lockup.  (The New York Times Book Review, 10/1/2018)

Related reading:
Privatizing America's Prisons, Slowly.  (The New York Times, 8/14/1994)
Private Prisons Found to Offer Little in Savings.  (The New York Times, 5/18/2011)
Prisons Run by C.E.O.s? Privatization Under Trump Could Carry a Heavy Price.  (The New York Times, 1/10/2017)
Inside a Private Prison: Blood, Suicide and Poorly Paid Guards.  (The New York Times, 4/3/2018)
Escapes, Riots and Beatings. But States Can’t Seem to Ditch Private Prisons.  (The New York Times, 4/10/2018)
For Private Prisons, Detaining Immigrants Is Big Business.  (The New York Times, 10/1/2018)

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