25% of the world’s prison population is located in America. 50% of America’s prison population are non-violent offenders.
Slave Prison labor is extremely profitable for corporations and more than 90% of prisoners work in prison jobs.
The average inmate makes 9-15 cents an hour. If a prisoner were to work for an entire year straight (8,765 hours), they would make an average of $788-$1,314.
(Source: anukkinearthwalker, via fucknobigbrother)