WOSU’s All Sides with Ann Fisher: “Mass Incarceration: The Social and Economical Cost”


July 3, 2014

David Singleton joined All Sides with Ann Fisher to discuss Mass Incarceration in Ohio. “Despite the steady drop in crime, incarceration rates have risen over the past 30 years,” the show’s lead in begins, “and the US rate is far above many other democracies in the world. The costs of imprisonment are alarming: almost a quarter-trillion dollars a year, all told, and the social price is just as steep. This hour we’ll discuss how we reached this point, and where solutions might lie.”

You can watch the video of the program here.