Monthly Archives: May 2016

Is Poverty a Crime in America?

There was recently an interview on NPR's Fresh Air discussing the issue of whether America is caught in a "vicious circle" of jailing the poor. That interview, along with a write up highlighting some of the issues, can be heard here. The report it is based on a report from the VERA Institute of Justice [...]

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