Tag: prison population

1
Jul

The Killing State as Drug Addict

The BBC news report calls the West London driving school humdrum and banal. Sort of like most places which deal drugs. And then the BBC points out that from behind the driving school’s tinted windows, a British company was dealing each of the drugs for the lethal injection protocol used in most US prisons: sodium thiopental, pancuronium bromide, and potassium chloride. Last

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25
Apr

The Last Sacred Cow

In the video above, Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM) director Julie Stewart speaks during a briefing on Capitol Hill titled, “The Last Sacred Cow: How Congress Can Cut Criminal Justice Spending Without Compromising Public Safety.” The briefing featured prominent conservative leaders such as Tim Lynch of the Cato Institute and Grover Norquist, highlighting the importance of criminal justice reform. FAMM has put

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