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Prison camps, here and over there

This article was published in the Sri Lanka newspaper The Nation on November 27 2011.

Even today, one of the things that the USA has on its list of bad things about Sri Lanka is prison camps. 935 more words

The Nation

Perry: We don't need your stinkin' rules

Texas Gov. Rick Perry takes great pleasure in sticking in the eyes of federal officials.

Take his latest rant against a rule handed down by the U.S. 316 more words

Perry: Texas Won't Follow Parts Of Jail Rape Law

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Gov. Rick Perry says Texas won’t comply with parts of a federal law that adds new regulations intended to prevent prison rape… 114 more words


Prison Rape, Historic Proportions

Fact: The Justice Department estimates that in 2008, 216,000 prisoners suffered from rape.

Fact: Because prison rape victims are often assaulted multiple times, it is likely that prison rape accounted for the majority of all rape in the United States in 2008. 35 more words