29 May '12, 9am

Dispatches From The War On Women: Prisoners Have Rights Too | Care2 Causes

Welcome to Dispatches , your round-up of the latest news from the frontlines of the War on Women. Have a story from your state or an idea on how to push back? Share them here and fight back against the War on Women. Rape and sexual abuse is rampant in women’s prisons, but this recent report and complaint to the Department of Justice fills in some of the horrific detail for us. The Equal Justice Initiative launched an investigation and ultimately filed a complaint on behalf of dozens of women prisoners at the Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women in Alabama who were raped, abused and harassed by male prison guards. Try this as an antidote for that last story–a Care2 success! Thanks to the initiative and action of all of you, public schools in Jackson, Mississippi will no longer be able to handcuff students to poles for noncriminal offenses. That’s certainly better than the story ...

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