How The Prison That Treats Inmates To Cottages Gets It Right
January 10, 2017

“The US prison system is an overstuffed, rotting piece of work that makes its investors rich and its tenants embittered. The typical American reaction to such a sentiment is knee-jerky and righteous: He who doesn’t want to be imprisoned shouldn’t commit a crime in the first place.

“Well, duh. But that doesn’t excuse the architects of the prison industrial complex — they, the sinless stone-casters — from doing their best to design a responsible and humane system. Which is currently not their MO.”

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