We know prisons are racist, classist and abusive. Are they also obsolete?
If you've followed the War on Terror at all, you're almost certainly familiar with the US detention facility at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba -- a US prison that exists outside the realm of the US justice system.
Notorious cult leader wanted to wipe out 50 million to stop the polar ice caps melting
The notorious murderer and cult leader Charles Manson who orchestrated the brutal killing of several people and preached about a future apocalyptic race war passed away on November 19 at the age of 83.
If a person is not accused of theft, fraud, harming a minor, or physical violence, there is no place for them in a cell.
An 18-year-old Bronx resident claims in a new lawsuit that workers at a juvenile detention center have been using their teen jailbirds as "sex slaves."
We cannot change the future by trying to erase the past. Tearing down a statue is not a solution to racism -- ending the drug war is.
Nearly one-quarter of all federal inmates are illegal immigrants and virtually all are in deportation proceedings or already face removal orders, according to a new Homeland Security report.