Chris Hedges: How Prisons Ripoff and Exploit the Incarcerated, Part 1

Rally against private prisons at 2012 United Methodist General Conference

Image by UMWomen via Flickr

Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

TheRealNews on Jan 5, 2015

Eddie Conway and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges discuss the forms of slavery and exploitation thriving in today’s U.S. prison system.


From the archives:

Chris Hedges: How Prisons Rip Off and Exploit the Incarcerated, Part 2

Chris Hedges: Defending Our Civil Liberties (#NDAA)

How Is a Prison Like a War? by David Swanson + Chris Hedges: Poverty, Racism & Policing, Mass Incarceration, Resistance and Social Transformation

Rev. Chris Hedges: The Cancer of Mass Incarceration

Prison labor booms in US as low-cost inmates bring billions

Why Mass Incarceration Defines Us As a Society by Chris Hedges

Michael Parenti: Justice For Sale

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