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August 01, 2002

Community Thursday (8-1)

Roundup of stories, August 1

  • It may be the minimalist version of prison reform, but it's a start. The ACLU is praising the introduction of a Prison Rape Reduction Bill .
  • The American Defamation League details the relatively scary splintering and regrouping of neo-Nazi groups.
  • Failure of welfare reform: NOW has a release highlighting the fact that studies by the government show that only one-third of the drop in the welfare caseload can be attributed to families successfully earning their way off welfare and out of poverty.See the original HHS report here.

    Posted by Nathan at August 1, 2002 08:41 AM

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