This article blames the prison and operators for the actions of violent criminals... It does not make sense. How much more money do you want to sink into punishment and protecting and giving privilege and even profit to those being punished? Change needs to come on a national level where we stop treating addictions and violence like entertainment! We are raising kids to practice murder in video games and movies, and believe they have some "right to pleasure" no matter how twisted they act or who they hurt. We have left teachers and school children with no discipline and with a "liberal arts" education that is sometimes just worthless. Prisons CAN offer an opportunity and a hope for some to change, but it is not going to be their BEST opportunity, it is more like a last chance!
Violent criminals get put with other violent criminals. It is sad, but what are YOU doing to help rehabilitate or reeducate ex offenders, or mentor a kid without a dad? Let's stop pointing the finger and stop placing our responsibility on the government. It should be the PEOPLE running this country!
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