Fed up: Hunger Pangs in the Belly of the Beast

Photo by Tim Hüfner

Americans are fed up and sick of injustice, but many inmates are sick because of what America’s justice system is feeding them. As public opinion and profit driven decision-making force policy makers to rethink mass incarceration and invest in the expansion of community supervision there may be a public health crisis looming on the horizon. According to Wendy Sawyer and Peter Wagner in “Mass Incarceration…