In this week's issue, we bring you the conclusions of recent studies concerning correctional
education programs and their effectiveness at reducing recidivism, as well as a look at the
link between incarceration rates and crime.
In addition, you will find articles about new prison reforms taking place in Alabama and
Georgia. Explore the ways Alabama is taking on third-party prison phone providers, and how
Georgia has significantly reduced the incarceration rates of African Americans in their state.
Finally, take a look at the muppet-based satire of prison reform from the mind of John
Center For Prison Reform