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Higher Education Should Be Accessible for Students in Prison


Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, prisoners, inmates, education, costs, petitions )

Freya
- 5 days ago - dailykos.com
Right now, nearly one million students in prison cannot access higher education because of costs. Even though they work 40-hour work weeks, imprisoned people are paid as low as 8 cents an hour, if at all.



   

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Colleen L (3)
Tuesday May 14, 2019, 2:13 pm
Signed.
Thanks Freya
 

Sue H (7)
Tuesday May 14, 2019, 2:21 pm
Noted and signed, thanks.
 

Animae C (508)
Tuesday May 14, 2019, 5:31 pm
Prisoners in Australia have access to education, how else are these people expected to rehabilitate!!!

i couldn't sign, it seems to be state specific but doesn't say which state!
14,785 Letters Sent
 

Lona Goudswaard (66)
Friday May 17, 2019, 9:59 pm
S&N Thanks for posting, Freya.
 
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