After our investigation, the Department of Justice decided to end its contracts with private prisons.Read our story, and what it took to report it.
March/April 1994 Issue
"Once the great dialectic was capital versus labor. Now it's the conflict between the comfortable and the deprived. And the comfortable see government as the threat because it is the only hope for the deprived."
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