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Alex Friedmann

Alex Friedmann

Alex is president of the Private Corrections Institute, a non-profit watchdog organization that opposes prison privatization, and served six years at a privately-operated prison in the 1990s. He has spoken on prison privatization-related issues at a Congressional subcommittee hearing, Critical Resistance East and CR10, before state legislative committees and at a number of other events, and has written extensively on this topic, including various book chapters. He is a national expert on private prison issues.