Tag Archives: GEO

Petition – Tell Congress: Ban private for-profit prisons

Tell Congress: Ban private for-profit prisons Today, the U.S. has the highest incarceration rate in the world, and poor people and people of color suffer the most at the hands of our out-of-control incarceration industry.2That’s partly because the corporations that … Continue reading

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Private Prison Lobbyists Are Raising Cash for Hillary Clinton

If Hillary doesn’t give back the cash, it’s time for her campaign to crash.

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Legislated quotas make the obscene #PrisonIndustiralComplex obscenely rich

‘Profiting From Misery’: Private Prison Corporations Driving Harsh Immigration Policies | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community Corrections Corporation of America and GEO Group, both notorious for human rights violations, dominate this rapidly growing industry, … Continue reading

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Addiction: Its causes aren’t what you think; either is its cure.

Uploaded on Jan 4, 2007 The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered and It Is Not What You Think | Alternet Time magazine reported heroin was “as common as chewing gum” among U.S. soldiers, and there is solid evidence … Continue reading

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George Mallinckrodt seeking swift, sane FL DoC/OIG reform re #ScaldedToDeath

From George Mallinckrodt’s blog … February 12, 2015 An Informal Look at Florida State Senate Proposed Prison Reform Bill – SPB 7020 I focused on key provisions in the areas of the treatment of the mentally ill and inmate abuse. … Continue reading

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Oregon’s Ghosts may become Florida’s #DeadInmates

DOC Administration Office of Population Management [Oregon] Administrative Functions/Capacity and Resource Management Contact Info: Jamie Breyman, Office of Population Management Administrator 503-378-5854 Provide an infrastructure for system-wide strategic planning, and communication. Broker system-wide collaborative conversations and think tanks for innovation … Continue reading

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John Oliver’s US prison rant hones in on (you guessed it!) @FLGovScott

   

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@FLGovScott still FOR prison privatization, despite inmate and detainee abuses

Florida Gov. Rakes in Campaign Cash From CEO Who Makes Millions Locking Up Immigrants | Mother Jones In 2012, members of Congress demanded that ICE investigate the Broward facility after reports the center was holding people who should have been … Continue reading

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Why immigration reform isn’t happening …

Only today’s millionaires and billionaires are willing to oppress for success – they want new undocumented immigrants to underpay while they profit from ICE immigration detention quotas through CGA, GEO, MTC and/or prison vendors. Please sign the petition to Support … Continue reading

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Crazy, lazy Congress: We can’t feed our hungry, but we can do this …

A Little-Known Congressional Quota is Placing LGBT Immigrants in Grave Danger | Center for American Progress Beginning in 2009, Congress directed the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, or DHS, to detain a set number of immigrants each day in an … Continue reading

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