Placing a financial incentive on increasing prison populations often results in maltreatment of prisoners in private prisons, as well as higher incarceration rates and longer prison sentences. Help us to advocate for the elimination of privatized prisons.
Approximately 1 in 8 people executed in our country are later discovered to be have wrongfully convicted. The United States is the only Western country to still utilize the death penalty. Help us to advocate for the elimination of capital punishment in America.
Placing individuals in solitary confinement for extensive periods of time results in mental, physical, social, and emotional health issues, such as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression, Anxiety, a lack of coping skills, and increased risk of self-harm and suicide. Help us to advocate for stricter regulations regarding the use of isolation in prisons.
In order to impact our criminal justice system on a large scale, policy change is necessary. These are some of the pressing issues that matter to us. Please contact us to learn how you can help advocate for prison reform in America.