Bernie Sanders Promises To End The For-Profit Prison System

Private enterprise has brought us many of the things we take for granted these days. From the automobile to the airplane, or the smartphone that costs $0.99 with a two-year contract, businesses have provided Americans with products and services that are the envy of many nations. Spurred on by competition and the constant demand from shareholders […]

Nebraska Lawmaker Wants to Put an End to the State Paying Private Prisons for Empty Cells

The private prison system is quite possibly one of the worst ideas I’ve ever heard of.  Who in their right mind actually believes that prisons should be “for-profit”? Just think about that for a moment. How would a prison generate profits?  Well, they could understaff the prison.  Doesn’t that idea just make you feel all […]