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We all know the U.S. criminal justice system is flawed, but few are likely aware of just how bad it is compared to the rest of the world.
From KOMO News:
TACOMA, Wash. – Immigrant-rights activists rallied outside the Northwest Detention Center on Saturday, while at least 750 detainees protested their treatment and called for an end to deportations with a hunger strike.
OTTAWA – Canada is expanding its prisons for women and the plan appears to include more space for mothers – and their children.
The Correctional Service of Canada is adding a total of 114 beds to four minimum security women’s institutions in Nova Scotia, Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. 758 more words
While many have focused on the individual mandate, and the online (and glitchy) insurance exchanges, one of the most potentially impactful elements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) has flown more or less under the radar. 120 more words
Day Nine was the final leg of our journey, from the fair city of Cleveland to our hometown of Indianapolis. By this time my wife, my son, and I were ready to finish our gallivanting, return home, climb back into our own sleeping quarters, and swear off free hotel breakfasts for the rest of the summer. 629 more words