America’s prisons are dangerously overcrowded, and the war on drugs is mainly to blame.
Over 50 percent of inmates currently in federal prison are there for drug offenses, according to an infographic recently released by the Federal Bureau of Prisons (see chart below). That percentage has risen fairly consistently over decades, all the way from 16 percent in 1970.
The second-largest category, immigration-related crimes, accounts for 10.6 percent of inmates. This means that people convicted of two broad categories of nonviolent crimes — drugs and immigration — make up over 60 percent of the U.S. prison population.
- That strangers kissing video makes me deeply uncomfortable
- it’s funny to me how many non-bandom people I know are reblogging it because Z is in it.
it also features opal from all my children, who i was shocked that i placed before the credits because i hadn’t seen her in anything since the 90’s. soaps stick with you.
(This was too great not to share!)
Submitted By: Thomas D.
Location: Ohio, United States
You must have a business idea, you’re 52 years old
This is like listening to a TED talk by the color beige.
Penguin falls down resulting in best sound ever [x]
oh my god
they all gasped like OHHH
IM CRYING IM PHYSICALLY CRYING HE FALLS AND THERE ALL LIKE WHAAAAWHOA U OK BRO AND HE GETS UP LIKE *SIGH* YEAH ITS FINE
This moment right here justified the entire questionable existence of Wolf Watch. Linden, you are fucking class. I teared up more in that moment than I did in the entire Teen Wolf ep before it.
I love how all the parents are totally parents IRL, too.
Gonna start putting a quarter in a jar every time I correct myself from “my son” to “my older son.” This will make it up to Noah when it pays for his college education.
"Gina I’ve got a problem. This game is starting to affect my work."