Prison Reform

U.S. prison system fails to fix crime, reform prisoners
By Cameron M. Bray ’16 THE ROUNDUP Sadly, the United States has not had a particularly proud history when it comes to prisons and its correctional system, and we see this awful trend continue today. During the country’s early history, U.S. prison inmates faced unspeakably horrendous and miserable conditions, to say the least. “Corruption was rampant; prisoners were expected to bribe their keepers for minimally adequate treatment, and those without…