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Corporations Reap Billions from Mass Incarceration

October 21, 2013
New campaign exposes the companies that profit off prisoners A new video series called Prison Profiteers exposes the corporations that profit from the nation's incarceration system, including medical companies, bail companies, phone companies, and even police departments. The report mentions Corrections Corporation of America and the GEO Group as private prison companies who profit from mass incarceration. Jesse…

Army Whistleblower Bradley Manning Gets “Unprecedented” 35 Years in Prison

August 22, 2013

Advocates say sentence is a serious blow to whistleblowers and investigative journalism, Manning plans to appeal and request President Obama for a pardon

Anthony Monteiro on Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr. and W.E.B. Du Bois

January 16, 2012
Martin Luther King Jr gave this sermon at the Ebenezer Baptist Church on April 30, 1967

Martin Luther King Jr.

January 16, 2012
Martin Luther King Jr gave this sermon at the Ebenezer Baptist Church on April 30, 1967