Bricks in the Wall: How a U.S. Police State Is Being Built
We hear speeches from co-host Michael Steven Smith and Vince Warren, Executive Director of the Center for Constitutional Rights. They were among the speakers at the Brecht Forum that discussed the near completion since 9/11 of the infrastructure for a police state in the US, including its legal and ideological apparatus.
Prison Profiteers: Who Makes Money From Mass Incarceration
Incarcerating 2.3 million people isn’t cheap. Paul Wright unearths astonishing facts on the private prison industry and it needs to maintain occupancy rates to make a profit. Prison Profiteers will tell you where your tax dollars are going as you help to bankroll the biggest prison machine the world has ever seen. Prison Profiteers was also written by Tara Herival, co-editor of Prison Nation.
Guest – Paul Wright, co-author of the recently published Prison Profiteers: Who Makes Money From Mass Incarceration and the founder and editor of Prison Legal News.
Santa Delivers 37,000 Constitutions to Bush
37,000 Americans asked CCR to send a copy of the U.S. Constitution to George W. Bush as an early holiday present in the hope that he might actually read it. Santa made the trip down from the North Pole in his sleigh to try to deliver the law.