We need reform of our criminal justice system.

“The United States has by far the world’s highest incarceration rate. With 5% of the world’s population, our country now houses nearly 25% of the world’s reported prisoners. We currently incarcerate 756 inmates per 100,000 residents, a rate nearly five times the average worldwide of 158 for every 100,000. … All told, about one in every 31 adults in the United States is in prison, in jail, or on supervised release.”

Sen. Jim Webb in today’s Parade Magazine

article-prison-handsIf you haven’t thought much about our criminal justice system, some of this may be new to you. The bottom line is that I hope you’ll go to this Webb web page and click subscribe – second choice from the right on the navigation.

Stay informed, take action.

Thank you Senator Webb!

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