Data reveals the roots of why people are incarcerated — and indicates why prison might not be the solution.
Since mass incarceration, mass surveillance, and mass policing clearly have not ended murder, assault, or rape, the authors write, isn’t it time to think of better ideas?
I wish more people would be involved with this work and understand that people who commit crimes need help. We are not monsters.
“It became clear to me that any program addressing the violence women had committed would also need to address the aggression and violence they had personally experienced.”