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Hoops roundup: Solon's lineup in flux, Mid-Prairie's streak, McCaffery's 1,000th point

SOLON, Ia. — Eleven games into the season, Solon girls’ starting lineup remains fluid.

That’s according to head coach Lisa Bishop, who watched her team beat West Delaware 47-42 Friday night. 923 more words

Basketball

Immigrants for Sale

Immigrants for Sale

Directed by Axel Caballero (2012)

Film Review

Immigrants For Sale is a documentary about the $5 billion a year private detention industry. Corrections Corporation of America, The Geo Group, and the Management and Training Corporation run over 200 facilities across the US, a total of 150,000 bed spaces. 299 more words

Attacks On The Working Class

Be afraid, be very afraid...

Happy Halloween! The Treatment Industrial Complex (TIC) has a sneaky costume this year.

The disguise itself looks like a humanitarian “alternative” to incarceration. Its goal is tricking taxpayers into believing it offers rehabilitation and second chances. 207 more words

News & Updates

NPR -Investigations Into Prisons - Part 2

This is the second part of an interview on August 25 on the real conditions of Federal prisons for profit that most people are unaware exist. 3,472 more words

Hope

Financial dealings merky between feds and private prison companies detaining Central American asylum seekers

The number of undocumented people in this country is currently dropping and has dropped for the last few years, yet you wouldn’t know that from the rhetoric spewing from the political right.  902 more words

Refugees

CCA: Decision to phase out private prisons won't affect Ohio facilities


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Corrections Corporation of America says President Barack Obama’s decision to phase out its use of some private prisons will not affect operations at its local facilities. 381 more words

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