The previous post, in support of the Common Core State Standards, is a response to an August piece by veteran educator Marion Brady that was highly critical of the standards initiative. Here Brady takes another wack at the standards.Read full article >>
An increasing number of fathers are spending Father's Day behind bars, away from their loved ones.
New report and infographic: How does your state’s use of prison compare to the nations of the world?
Prison Policy Initiative's new report, "States of Incarceration: The Global Context 2016," compares the incarceration rates of individual U.S. states to that of other countries.
Ohio follows in Massachusetts' footsteps by ending unnecessary driver's license suspensions.
Private prisons get all the attention, but the hidden truth is that many county jails are profiting off incarceration too.
A report by the EFF uncovers some alarming facts about a new "Tattoo Recognition Technology" research program that uses images obtained from incarcerated people.
New report provides big picture of mass incarceration with pie charts for each state and D.C.
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