Prisons

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders
"The alternative is to allow the status quo to continue—to ignore the needs of these young people and others like them."
Nika Knight, staff writer
'What was that sound? Nothing less than the stirrings of a whole different kind...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"Too much progress has been made in recent years for supporters of reform to take their foot off the gas now," said Inimai Chettiar, director of the Brennan Center's Justice Program. "It won't be easy, especially with [Attorney General Jeff] Sessions as the nation's top cop, but he increasingly stands alone." (Photo: Derek Goulet/cc/flickr)
With less than five percent of the world's population, but nearly one quarter...