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If We Can’t Kill The Poor, Why Not Throw Them In Jail? New Report Shows Ohio Is Doing Just That

If We Can’t Kill The Poor, Why Not Throw Them In Jail? New Report Shows Ohio Is Doing Just That

In America, you have to engage in massive economic malfeasance and be too big to fail. If not, no bailouts for you!

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Late On Rent? Off To Jail You Go

Late On Rent? Off To Jail You Go

Debtor’s prisons were abolished in the United States over a century and a half ago, yet the justice system keeps finding creative ways to ensure that the poor will spend more than their share of time behind bars.

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Most American Jail Inmates Have Not Been Convicted Of Anything

Most American Jail Inmates Have Not Been Convicted Of Anything

As long as someone is financially incentivized to take away our freedom, you can be assured they will do everything in their great power to do just that.

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