Well we can’t really say we’ve won the War on Poverty, now can we?
And we’ve actually lost ground in the War on Drugs.
Ditto the War on Crime. Plus it costs $30-40K a head for each prison cell.
It might actually be cheaper and more efficient just to give the money away. Let go of those fond notions of Justice and Punishment and Rehabilitation Through Incarceration. The only progress we have made in centuries was in the elimination of the counter-productive “debtors prison.”
Anybody else tired of this nonsense yet? Well, here’s one guy….
::::::: The Man Who Reduced Homelessness In Utah By 91%