Tag Archives: GEO Group

Stop Private Prison from Naming Stadium

Marc recently published an in-depth investigation into the for-profit, private prison system and, frankly, the danger they pose to society. GEO Group, one of the worst offenders that incarcerates children (not teens, children) has paid $6 million for the naming rights to the Florida Atlantic University stadium. – Read the full article

Mr. Obama, Tear Down the Private Profit Prisons

“…men who so uneasily tolerate superiors patiently suffer a master, and show themselves proud and servile at the same time.” –Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America In 2007, a teenager in a depressed county of Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently bereft of its industrial and coal mining jobs, was sentenced to 3 months in juvenile detention.  – Read the full article