- 2.3 million Americans are in prison – which is one in every 99.1 adults
- No society in history has imprisoned more of its citizens than the United States of America
- We (British) top the European League table
- (In American prisons) there are more 17 years old in prison than there are in college
- 25% of the world’s prisoners are American
- It is a business!
- They have re-invented the slave trade.
- It’s slavery by the back door.