How US prisons violate the principles of criminal justice | Curio

How US prisons violate the principles of criminal justice

10 mins | May 28, 2017

The US houses 25% of the world’s prisoners and many of them serve disproportionately long sentences. Judith Lichtenberg writing in Aeon magazine examines the data around it and the moral basis for punitive incarceration and calls for a re-examination of the US prison system.

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From Aeon magazine