Detainees at Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, Ga., The all-male detention center with a capacity of 1,924 detainees is operated on contract by Nashville-based Corrections Corporation of America, the country's largest private prison firm. (AP/Kate Brumback)
Prison Industrial Complex

Supreme Court Strikes Down Private Prison Corporations’ Bid For Secrecy

“The more the detention system relies on private corporations, the less transparent it is. This is all the more reason to be concerned about the growing privatization of detention, which now accounts for roughly 62 percent of beds.”