An Interview with Noam Chomsky on Criminal Justice and Human Rights
On February 5, 2014, Prison Legal News editor Paul Wright interviewed Noam Chomsky, 75, at his home in Lexington, Massachusetts. Professor Chomsky is the foremost dissident intellectual in the United States, and for decades has been a prominent critic of U.S.Full Article
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Americans, weary of war on drugs, prefer rehab to jail, poll says
In a significant shift, a new poll finds that two-thirds of Americans favor drug policies that emphasize treatment, not prison sentences, for those who use illegal drugs such as heroin or cocaine.
By Elizabeth Barber, Staff writer / April 3, 2014
Americans are tired of a war on drugs.Full Article