• America Is Locking Up More Kids Than Any Other Country

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    America is locking up more young people than any other country in the world, in a 5-1 ratio. The Land of the Free? Apparently not for the “delinquent” children of this forsaken country.
    With more than 2 million juveniles being detained each year in the United States , 95% of which are for nonviolent offenses, it's safe to say that our judicial system is not properly protecting our children. Because so many of these juvenile-run facilities are privately owned, they rely on the crimes of young children to stay up and running. Minors, especially those lacking solid support beyond bars, are...
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