Ordinary people are largely denied. Prison inmates lose all rights. Constitutionally guaranteed ones don't matter. Ill inmates needing vital care get sub-standard treatment or none.
Change more than ever is needed. Great struggles are won in small steps. Supporting right over wrong matters. Mass public outrage is needed. Activism gets results. There's no other way.
Stephen Lendman lives in Chicago and can be reached at Email address removed .
His new book is titled "Banker Occupation: Waging Financial War on Humanity."
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