Some troublemakers in Salt Lake City, shamed and embarrassed Jane Marquardt, who ran for vice chair for the local chapter of the Democratic Party (puke). The activists are pissed because Jane is making mad money running a company that profits from keeping people in cages.
As someone who’s had family members and comrades in the clink, I hate fuckin prisons. Banks like Wells Fargo invest and profit from privately owned prisons. Divestment campaigns have been successful in the putting the hurt into evil fuckin companies, and some grassroots peeps have been raising the alarm about corporate jails. They have called for a national day of action today, December 13, 2012.
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