statssThe name says it all. We must end mass incarceration in this nation. How can a nation so wealthy and so powerful have such low education rates and such high unemployment rates? How can so many Americans be incarcerated due to inept public defenders and biased court officials?

Even if we leave out the moral implications, the pure financial expenditures rise at such an alarming rate that even the most right-winged republican has to admit something has to be done.