Prison Industrial Complex

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How Much Does It Cost to Keep a Criminal?

Cost of Incarceration

Cost of Incarceration

Cost of Incarceration

How Much Does It Cost to Keep a Criminal?

How Expensive is justice?

Pretty darn costly. But depending on your point of view, the costs of keeping criminals behind bars or executing them might be worth it.

http://www.creditloan.com/infographics/how-much-does-it-cost-to-keep-a-criminal/

The New Jim Crow book discussion

Friday, October 22, 2010 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Peace On Purpose

          On May 21st, 2010, the American Friends Service Committee’s Middle Atlantic Region hosted its first Peace on Purpose conference at Stony Run Friends Meeting House featuring workshops from various Middle Atlantic Region (MAR) programs and partnering organizations that confront and work to resolve issues of conflict, war, and indignities in the United States.  Starting off the conference with a jolt, the Maryland Peace with Justice Program barely began delving into their work facilitating theater workshops in Maryland prisons when a

Peace on purpose

Friday, May 21, 2010 - 10:00am - 8:00pm

What are we doing to achieve peace within ourselves and larger communities?

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