Asso­ciate Pro­fessor Natasha Frost Discusses The Rise Of Private Prisons

Pri­vate prisons are a par­tic­u­larly hot topic these days, serving as the set­ting of the Net­flix dramedy Orange is the New Black and the sub­ject of a recent 35,000-word Mother Jones exposé. Here, Natasha Frost, asso­ciate pro­fessor in Northeastern's School of Crim­i­nology and Crim­inal Jus­tice, explains how pri­vate prisons are changing the crim­inal jus­tice system.