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Inmates fight fires in California

Inmates fight fires in California

Emma Yarger

December 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Opinion Columns

The U.S. prison system is already unfair, corporatized and racist. Now it is using prisoners to fight the fires in California. These inmates are being placed in harm's way and given unfair wages all for the benefit of the state. They are being treated as slaves. According to CNBC, inmates were fighting the...

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