TRAUMA. ISOLATION. ATTACK. CRIMINALITY. RACISM. PUNISHMENT. INCARCERATION. IGNORANCE. DENIAL. JUDGEMENT.
The United States has the highest incarceration rate in the world by a long shot!!! The US houses more than one half of the global prison population and it is dramatically skewed by race and gender.
This variance in incarceration rates among countries suggests cultural differences in societal views towards punishment and rehabilitation. The Scandinavian preference of investment in rehabilitation programs has resulted in the lowest incarceration rates in countries such as Denmark, Sweden, and Norway.
Listen to our mind-blowing conversation with my powerful guests, Thought Leader and Family Therapist, A. Stephen Lanza, and Ms. Tiheba Bain, Director of Coalitions for The National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women.
HEAR WHAT IS REALLY GOING ON BEHIND BARS and how PRISON REENTRY PROGRAMS are reducing returns to prison including decreases of 35% in Georgia from 2007 to 2016 and 43%in Michigan from 2006 to 2015.
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