I hate reading statistics that black LGBTQ disproportionately represent the prison population in the US.
There's one that really scares me about how 1 out of every 3 black men will go to prison in their lifetime.
Not jail. Prison.
This is largely because it is profitable to put US citizens in prison. Its actually a billion dollar industry. Today, that industry just took a hit:
Reuters reports the JPMorgan Chase & Co have decided to stop financing private prisons in the US. This is huge news given the fact that a lot of people have been protesting outside of the CEOs manhattan home.
Now, this is validation that peaceful protest works. Sign up for free email updates