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[Translate] By Mark Karlin, Truthout | Interview (Photo: Neirfy / Shutterstock) Far too many people are considered guilty of being...

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[Translate] What the attorney general’s new charging policy means Embed Share Play Video3:30 Former attorney general Eric...

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[Translate] Aviva Shen   THINK PROGRESS New Orleans-based journalist, focusing on criminal justice. yesterday The sheriff wants to...

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[Translate] US prisons THE GUARDIAN Study of 1.5 million prisoners finds that drug treatment, community service, probation or fines...

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THE U.S. GOVERNMENT IS ALREADY...

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[Translate] PRISON BOON   “QUARTZ” Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File) Written by Hanna...

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[Translate] Post-9/11, the threat of terrorism has justified detention, incarceration and mass surveillance Azadeh Shahshahani and...

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Obama to Reinforce the Militar...

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[Translate] By Glen Ford / Black Agenda Report  TRUTHDIG Exile on Ontario St. / CC BY-SA 2.0 Black activists confronted police terror...

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OUR NOMINEE IS A DISASTER: TIM...

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[Translate] Why there’s no chance in hell I’m voting for Hillary — and you shouldn’t either H. A. Goodman ...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG   By Henry A. Giroux, CounterPunch     Malcolm Gladwell. (Surian Soosay / CC BY 2.0) This piece first appeared...

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[Translate]  by The Dirt Contributor “I was in the cafeteria of the Men’s Maximum Security Facility in Cranston, Rhode Island, to...

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[Translate] Economy New report details perverse policies that are driving more people into hopeless, inescapable poverty. By Terrell...

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Belgium is abolishing all pris...

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[Translate]   The proposal will both save money and lead to a more effective justice system, the country’s government says Jon...

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