Civil Rights

Newly formed immigrant coalition ‘won’t live in fear’

March 1, 2017 ykufipo

“We are also here to say that we are here to fully defend the immigrant community and that we will put our resources, our commitment, our time and our bodies in the way of the machine that would split up families. We are fully committed to this and we are going to stay doing this until we win.”

Criminal Justice

9 Yards fights crime before it starts

March 1, 2017

“After the ACI: Going the whole ‘9 Yards’ works,” announced the ProJo on its front-page on Monday. Mass incarceration and crime are two of the biggest and most expensive challenges facing the country, and the

Criminal Justice

A year at the ACI costs twice as much as a year at URI

January 19, 2017

Prison is not only counter-productive, it’s also expensive. In Rhode Island, it costs $62,168 a year for every inmate at the ACI, according to figures provided by the state Department of Corrections, or $58,990 without