Peace and Justice
Prisons That Work

There's more than one way to run a prison. Here are just a few of the possibilities

The Prison Industry Goes Global

Corporations are rushing to get in on the exploding growth of the prison-industrial complex. Will the WTO require nations to accept corporate prisons?

American Gulag

Why does the "home of the free" lock up 2 million men, women, boys, and girls-most of them people of color?

Genesee Peacemakers

Are all crime victims after revenge? Genesee County criminal justice officials are finding that victims are after something else-something that our criminal justice system rarely offers.

War Games

The war on drugs has turned the United States into the world's top jailer, a police state with a higher percentage of its population in jail than any other country.

Youth Court: Jury of Their Peers

Young offenders quickly get the message: You get three freebies before anyone takes you seriously. But all that changes at youth court

Drama Behind Bars

Can an actor and playwright bring discipline and racial harmony to inmates of California's toughest prisons? Zoot helps prisoners in his drama program transform into "Urban Legends"