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Milk Not Jails Uses Dairy to Reform Prisons
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It's impossible to look at shuttered prisons without recognizing that they're taking away what is often one of few sources of employment in an already struggling area. So if the prisons go, what is supposed to take their place? This is where agriculture comes into play.
Learning to Rely on Farms, Not Prisons, to Bolster a Struggling Economy
Organizer, Milk Not Jails
In the next few decades, rural New York will either continue its economic dependence on an unjust prison system and wither, or it will ride the wave of local farming and boom. Farms, not prisons, are our state's hope.
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