CNN on Juv Prison Abuse

Check out this long article by CNN writer Ashley Fantz on widespread abuse in US juvenile prisons. It’s not a pretty picture–in fact, it’s quite dark. But as Jerome Miller, a psychiatric social worker and co-founder of the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives, tells Fantz, “It’s a nationwide crisis that has been going on for years, one the public has never been told the extent of.” Fantz does a commendable job of bringing this national scandal into the light.


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