I agree. It is morally indefensible to operate prisons as for-profit. There should never be a profit motive for locking people up. Housing prisoners should be something that society should try to avoid, it’s expensive, more expensive that education.
I just did a search on the topic of cops working in Apple stores, and according to commentators on Quora, they are off-duty police being paid by Apple. That removes one offense (tax payers paying for private security), but creates another. If they are off duty and working as private security, they should not be… Read more
CAPITALISM IS NOT FOR EVERYTHING. Whether or not you like the police we have now you do not want “protect and serve” to become a product of the free competitive market. I understand private police would go with your private prisons so that you would have a “matching set" ITS A BAD FUCKING IDEA BAD THINGS WILL HAPPEN
Roadside rapid tests should be banned. The tests are, no doubt, going to test positive for whatever they are intended to detect - there is great doubt that they will test negative for everything else in the universe, which means plenty of false positives which means plenty of wrongful arrests, seizures, stays in jail… Read more