Prisons & Corrections
Life In - And After - Prison
"More than 2.3 million people in the United States are in prison or jail.
Here, talks that speak to the experience of life behind bars—and
different perspectives on what can make it a rehabilitating experience." TED Talks - 8 brief videos
It's Time to Pay Prisoners the Minimum Wage
"Prison labor has long existed in a 'legal black hole, as David Fathi of
the ACLU puts it.... '[Prison labor] seems more common than it did ten or twenty
years ago. And a real concern is that employers, whether they’re public
or private, are naturally going to be attracted by a uniquely docile and
powerless, and literally captive labor force.'"