Her support for “Medicare for All” may not be enough.
An immigration judge said he was “very sympathetic” to the teenager who cooperated with authorities, but still rejected his plea for asylum.
The sweeping legislation would give judges more discretion when sentencing some drug offenders and would boost prisoner rehabilitation efforts.
The Senate majority leader says he will bring legislation to the floor to overhaul the nation's federal sentencing laws.
Amid a push from the president and bipartisan support, the Senate majority leader allows the bill to overhaul sentencing laws to proceed.
As The New York Times reports, some do so with little regard for inmates’ welfare and safety.
Urging Americans to support the protest, a spokesperson says, "Every single field and industry is affected on some level by prisons, from our license plates to the fast food that we eat to the stores that we shop at."
Actions in the United States that are illegal versus legal are inverted from what they should be in an evolved culture.
Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges meets with ex-prisoner Ojore Lutalo and rights advocate Bonnie Kerness to discuss abuse in U.S. penitentiaries.