The Prison Industrial Complex and the Global Economy
By Eve Goldberg and Linda Evans
The prison-industrial complex isn't about locking up a lot of dangerous hoodlums. Follow the money and find how the PIC fits into the New World Order of free trade and imprisoned people, the war on drugs, and capital flight. All in 20 pages. A great introduction.
Over 1.8 million people are currently behind bars in the United States. This represents the highest per capita incarceration rate in the history of the world. In 1995 alone, 150 new U.S. prisons were built and filled.
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