PRIVATE PRISONS and PRISON HEALTHCARE Whistleblower Opportunities

[Ed. Note 12/17: Political winds change like the tides. Since this post was written 14 months ago, the United States has a new President, a new Attorney General and a new love affair with private prisons! It has been updated to reflect the current political realities.] Private Prisons, Prison Healthcare and Whistleblower Awards A little over one year ago, the Justice Department ...Read the full article

Private prisons hold inmates longer, but no reduction in crime seen – study

Financial incentives have been found as the main motivation for private prisons to maximize the lengths of inmate stays, but the results are not saving states very much money or reducing crime, according to research done by the University of Wisconsin. Anya Parampil speaks with Nazgol Ghandnoosh, a prison reform activist, about the study. Find RT America in your area: http://rt.com/where-to-watch/ Or watch us online: http://rt.com/on-air/rt-america-air/ Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTAmerica Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_America