Private prisons are winners in immigration control

Peace for ImmigrantsPrivate prisons are reaping the benefits of immigration control, with hefty government expenditures and large profits lining their pockets. Read about this profitable “industry” and the alternatives to detention that might pair more humane treatment with cost effectiveness in The Atlantic’s “The Winners in Immigration Control: Private Prisons.”

By: Susan Banovetz, director of communication, The Advocates for Human Rights

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