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The Business of Punishment
Tuesday, 13 March 2007
America's state prisons are good at storing bad guys. But with recidivism rates soaring and prisons operating well over capacity, the business of punishment has become a quick —and expensive—fix to a more complex issue. What is our criminal justice system trying to accomplish by locking all these people up?
Founding Fathers signing a document JULY 2008

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