Author: Andrew Extein


VICE: California Has Realized That Sex Offender Registries Don’t Work

VICE has a good run-down of the recent admission by the California Sex Offender Management Board that lifetime sex offender registries don’t work.  While this board recommends certain changes, it is still unclear what political response will actually happen, and if actual change to a tiered registry will result. The...


Video: Mass Incarceration in the US

This animation eloquently and concisely explains the complex economic, social, and political issues that contribute to American mass incarceration.  As the video states, the US has 4% of the word population, yet has 25% of the world prison population.  Rapid prison expansion feeds off of faulty legislation in a number...