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NAACP Report Focuses on Prison/Education Spending

From the NAACP (http://www.naacp.org/content/main/):   In a new report, Misplaced Priorities: Over Incarcerate, Under Educate (http://naacp.3cdn.net/01d6f368edbe135234_bq0m68x5h.pdf), the NAACP examines the country’s overfunding of prisons and underfunding of education.  The report tracks prison admission rates and school performance in Los Angeles, … Continue reading

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