With the Harper government continuing to pursue a ‘tough on crime’ agenda by replicating failed policies that the United States implemented in the 1980’s and 90’s it is helpful to look to the example set by our neighbour to the south. In These times has a new blog called The Prison Complex, which will be tracking the United States incarceration epidemic. Bookmark this link so that you can be well prepared to fight the Harper agenda. Theory and president make for a compelling argument!