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Privatization of Prisons

Citizens Against Private Prisons (CAPP)

A citizen action group that opposes jail privatization throughout the world. Includes articles, news, and links.

Corrections Corporation of America

Information about a commercial public-private prison partnership in corrections which combines the cost savings and innovation of business with the strict guidelines and consistent oversight of government. http://www.facebook.com/correctionscorp correctionscorp http://www.linkedin.com/company/corrections-corporation-of-america

Huffington Post: Prison Privatization

Contains articles on the topic of prison privatization, claiming that they are neither fiscally responsible nor in keeping with principles of justice.

Justice Strategies: Prison Privatization

Examines the impact of privatization at the state and national level, and documents the industry's role in promoting rapid prison population growth.

Prison Privatization and the Prison Boom

Examines the re-appearance of private for profit prisons and the growth of prisons, painting a complex portrait of what many are calling the "prison industrial complex.".

The Prison-Industrial Complex

An analysis of public and private prison systems, with an in-depth article on the economics of the private prison industry.

Private Corrections Institute

Search for recent news, reports, and resources on correctional privatization from around the world.

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