09/01/2012 08:53 pm ET Updated Sep 01, 2012

Dennis Kucinich Discusses America's Overincarceration Problem On HuffPost Live (VIDEO)

The United States is the world's leader in incarceration with 2.2 million people currently in the nation's jails, a 500% increase over the past 30 years. Is this warranted? HuffPost Live host Josh Zepps was joined by Rep. Dennis Kucinich, the Drug Policy Alliance's Anthony Papa, non-violent drug offender Amir Varick Amma, attorney Tim Kowal and criminal justice expert Michael Jacobson to discuss.

Watch the full segment below:

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