This week, Newsweek/Dailybeast ran a feature “In ‘Juvenile In Justice,’ Children Caught in America’s Prison System.” The article, by Eliza Shapiro, is another great example of how the mainstream media is becoming more aware of the issue of over-incarceration of youth in the U.S.

“A Look Inside ‘Juvenile In Justice’ By Richard Ross” on The Daily Beast 

 [superquote] Despite more attention and advocacy, Ross says his time inside hundreds of juvenile facilities has shown him just how broken the system remains. “The majority of kids [in juvenile jail] are victims,” he says. [/superquote]

 Read the entire article here  and see the gallery here.

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