Blogging on bureaucracy, organizations, USDA, agriculture programs, American history, the food movement, and other interests. Often contrarian, usually optimistic, sometimes didactic, occasionally funny, rarely wrong, always a nitpicker.
Monday, January 30, 2012
Mr. Coates blogged about drug policy and incarceration today, which caused to me check our history. Incarceration jumped from 338,000 in 1980 to over 2 million by the 2000's, a 6-fold increase.