It Takes A Nation Of Prisoners

It Takes A Nation Of Prisoners

December 4, 2012

We recently launched a series titled “Prisons and Projects” which takes a look at these two monoliths and the effects they’ve had on the African American community. The figures here highlight America’s unique approach to crime and punishment, where race, class,and corporate interests collide to make the world’s largest and most expensive prison systems in […]

Mass Incarcertation

Mass Incarcertation

September 1, 2012

Unjust Mass Incarceration Infographic for ACLU Source

Combating Mass Incarceration

Combating Mass Incarceration

August 9, 2012

America’s criminal justice system should keep communities safe, treat people fairly, and use fiscal resources wisely. But more Americans are deprived of their liberty than ever before – unfairly and unnecessarily, with no benefit to public safety. Source

Incarceration Nation: The Rise of an Imprisoned America

Incarceration Nation: The Rise of an Imprisoned America

August 6, 2012

The United States is ofte touted as the Land of the Free. However, its overcrowded prisons and jails, brimming with inmates at unprecendented rates, paint a very different picture. Source

The Cold Hard Facts about Incarceration

The Cold Hard Facts about Incarceration

July 22, 2012

This infographic provides information for incarceration and prisoners in the United States. It provides statistical data showing that there are more prisoners in America than in the rest of the world. These facts imply an issue with the U.S judicial system and the overpopulated prison system.