The United States is one of the top incarcerators of women in the world, which breaks up families and endangers children.
Across the country the largest prison strike is taking place, vowing to "finally end slavery in 2016."
Nobody would say we're flawless — especially not in a summer of mass shootings and police killings.
People in at least 30 states are barred from voting because they're unable to pay their court fines.
The Buckeye State may be the most progressive in the union when it comes to youth prison reform.
Inmates on their deathbeds should be free to spend their final days with their loved ones.
Almost 6 million U.S. citizens are effectively locked out of the democratic process.