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Some thoughts prompted by this thread and 25 years in correctional environments: 1) Sometimes people who are very good at their jobs get bullied because someone dumber than them gets promoted to be their boss. 2) Some people seem to think that you can’t “really” know how to set a broken arm unless you’ve had a broken arm… 3) Some people like to use euphemisms to rationalized their behavior — “cleansing” for genocide, “IPC” for being a jerk “because the environment makes me that way,” etc.... full thread


Violent Extremism and Its Roots in the U.S. Corrections System

Robert Winters, JD
For most of the duration of Operations Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn (which replaced Iraqi Freedom on September 1, 2010), Camp Bucca in southern Iraq was the major facility for incarcerating terrorists, insurgents, and others detained as a result of military operations. Though the facility closed before U.S. forces departed Iraq, its legacy remains. Experts believe that the facility played a key role in the subsequent formation of the Islamic State; terrorism researchers at the Soufan Group propose that at least nine members of the Islamic State’s senior leadership spent time incarcerated at Camp Bucca... .. full story

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