Hedy Weinberg

Hedy Weinberg is the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee.

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For-profit prison companies get contracts all over the country by promising they can run prisons better and more cheaply. But time and time again, they've broken that promise. (Photo via ACLU) Views
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Congratulations! The Taxes You Just Paid Might Be On Their Way to a Private Prison
Ah, April 15th. Tax Day. When you pay taxes, you assume they'll be used to support education, health care, public transportation, and other programs that make your community stronger. That's true, but so is this: some of your hard-earned dollars might be bundled into a massive payout to a private...
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