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Prison statistics P.S are the characters in the back from orange is the new black?? It looks like they are...

when men's rights activists try to use prison rape as an argument against feminism when they don't even bother to find out about the equally bad/worse statistics for women in prison.

Mass Shootings: Acceleration

Mass Shootings: Acceleration [Infographic]

by Jasmine Henriques Source: Security Degree Hub Mass Shootings Mass shootings have been around for a long time in America. But public, random violence is on the rise. Mass Murder: One aggressor.

Japan has one of the lowest rates of gun crime in the world. In 2014 there were just six gun deaths, compared to 33,599 in the US. What is the secret?

How Japan has almost eradicated gun crime

Japan has one of the lowest rates of gun crime in the world. In 2014 there were just six gun deaths, compared to in the US. What is the secret?

The problem with incarceration rates in the United States.    OnlineCriminalJusticeDegree.com

The Failed War on Drugs: Keeping Prisons Full (lots of good stats here on cost of education vs.

Approximately 1,200 indigenous Canadian women have been murdered or gone missing since 1980. Holly Jarrett began the hashtag #AMINext to put more pressure on the Canadian government to investigate the high murder rate of First Nations women after her cousin, Loretta Saunders was found killed. Read more via BBC.

First Nations women ask 'Am I next'?

Approximately indigenous Canadian women have been murdered or gone missing…

I guess 9/11 didn't freak out Germany the way it did in the USA. Over here we outfitted Barney Fife with military-style equipment and forgot to train them to use restraint. Given fancy equipment, it's human nature (unfortunately) to want to use it.

Using the ballot box to lawfully disarm the American militarized police state-Police execution video

Death Penalty history USA  Scott Willingham a Texas death row inmate ,was killed even when there was evidence proving his innocence. Rick Perry ignored the evidence and did not grant a stay of execution.

Benchmark Research-Death Penalty history USA Scott Willingham a Texas death row inmate ,was killed even when there was evidence proving his innocence. Rick Perry ignored the evidence and did not grant a stay of execution.

rapeculture

Rape culture and the friendzone

Changing the culture which allows rape to occur at epidemic rates is an important step in ending sexual assault against women (and men.) This startling graphic points out how hard we must work to end rape culture.

Detroit, Memphis, and Oakland have the highest violent crime rates in the US, with several other cities following close behind.

Most Dangerous Cities In The United States

The homicide rate, as reported on by the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting, can be a useful way of measuring the safety of a city.

Some of the most iconic buildings in the world happen to be in America

5 of the Most Iconic Buildings in American Architecture

Oh yes, that Socialism works so well

The GOP Mind at Work ~ North Korea as an example of "socialism?" You've got to be kidding.

Teabagger/Republicans BLAME+ Demonize the Poor, Working Poor, Elderly and now the Homeless!!!!

Since When Is Being Homeless A Crime? Well, In Some Places, Since Yesterday.

Since When Is Being Homeless A Crime? Well, and in some states and localities, it is. The government needs to create public service jobs and fund the demand for private sector jobs, and then raise the minimum wage to be a "Living" wage.

Black Americans killed by police twice as likely to be unarmed as white people

Black Americans killed by police twice as likely to be unarmed as white people

Guardian analysis finds 102 people killed by police so far this year were unarmed, and that agencies are killing people at twice the rate calculated by US government

Is Detroit safe? With well above average crime statistics and no end of scare stories in the media, read what it's really like in Detroit for tourists.

Is Detroit Safe? The Answer From Someone Who's Been

Is Detroit safe? With well above average crime statistics and no end of scare stories in the media, read what it's really like in Detroit for tourists.

Japan has one of the lowest rates of gun crime in the world. In 2014 there were just six gun deaths, compared to 33,599 in the US. What is the secret?

How Japan has almost eradicated gun crime

Japan has one of the lowest rates of gun crime in the world. In 2014 there were just six gun deaths, compared to in the US. What is the secret?

You can just image those numbers today in 2017

You can just image those numbers today in 2017