They want you to fail so you wind up in jail
You know how much they make while you sittin in that cell?
Billions of dollars for inmate facilities
Conspiracy theory alert!
It is certainly true that the Powers That Be will do pretty much whatever they can to maintain their power. It may be true that keeping poor people and minorities disenfranchised or imprisoned is sometimes a somewhat effective way to do this. However, it is definitely NOT true that the government makes money directly from imprisoning more people. It costs around 50,000 taxpayer dollars to house an inmate for one year.
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