Tagged With Incarceration

Powerful portraits of women serving life sentences in prison show that they are more than their crimes


This call center company relies on a workforce of incarcerated women to help companies like Microsoft, SAP, and Dell power their customer support


'A poll tax by any other name': Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Hillary Clinton, and Kamala Harris slam a Florida bill that would force ex-felons to pay fees before voting



Rapper Meek Mill and 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin are teaming up to move one million people out of the criminal justice system


Trump's support of a major sentencing reform bill sparks rare moment of bipartisan hope — but advocates warn the bill has a long way to go


11 photos of prisons from around the world that defy American stereotypes of 'hard time'



The number of men behind bars in the US is mind-boggling


'It still haunts me': What it's like to get a job after prison in America


ACLU files lawsuit against a South Carolina county for allegedly imprisoning people who can't afford to pay minor fines


US spending on prisons is growing three times as fast as spending on education


US spending on prisons and jails grew three times as fast as spending on education in the last 3 decades


The number of wrongfully convicted prisoners being exonerated is skyrocketing



Muhammad Ali's daughter went undercover as an inmate in an Indiana jail -- this was her scariest moment


Guantanamo Bay's last British detainee is finally free


Facebook has made it easier for a vulnerable population in America to maintain a profile


The 2 escaped New York inmates have far outlasted the typical jailbreak period



5 of the craziest prison breaks in US history


BLODGET: It's absurd that the Silk Road guy got life without parole -- the US is incarceration nation


A staggering number of black men in America are now 'missing'


More clear evidence that the US prison system is an utter mess