• About the Corrections Corporation of America/CoreCivic

    ABOUT THE CORRECTIONS CORPORATION OF AMERICA/CORECIVIC

    The Current Treatment of Ammon Bundy at a CoreCivic Facility Ammon Bundy Speaks from the Prison — May 30, 2017: The Nevada Southern Detention Center (owned by the Corrections Corporation of America — CCA): 775-751-4500 (Charlotte Collins, Warden) CCA Corporate Headquarters: 615-263-3000 (Harley Lappin, CCA Chief Corrections Officer) Click here to send CCA an eMail: http://www.cca.com/contact (Opens in a new tab/window) To learn more about the Corrections Corporation of America (now called CoreCivic), click here! Last fall, Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) announced that it rebranded its corporate enterprise as CoreCivic. Under the CoreCivic brand, the company provides three distinct business offerings: CoreCivic Safety, a national leader in high quality…

  • Censorship

    Censorship.  Freedom of speech.  Freedom of the press.  Much ado has been made in the past week concerning legislation pending before both houses of the United States Congress, and with good reason.  On February 18, 2012, many websites “went dark” in a protest of this legislation, including this one and my main website www.brianbrown.net. Even the venerable Wikipedia which purports to be forever neutral closed its doors (although all one had to do to access their website was to turn off JavaScript in one’s browser).  Many Wikipedia editors and administrators supposedly resigned in protest over the protest.  Imagine that! Stop Internet Censorship! Google, preferring profits over politics simply placed a…

  • Judicial Supremacy… Is it Really Judicial Hegemony or Just Judicial Tyranny?

    JUDICIAL SUPREMACY… IS IT REALLY JUDICIAL HEGEMONY OR JUST JUDICIAL TYRANNY?

    su·prem·a·cy [suh-prem-uh-see, alternate soo-premm-ah-see] –noun 1. The state of being supreme. 2. Supreme authority or power. he·gem·o·ny [hi-jem-uh-nee, alternate hej-uh-moh-nee] –noun 1. Leadership or predominant influence exercised by one nation over others, as in a confederation. 2. Leadership; predominance. 3. Aggression or expansionism by large nations in an effort to achieve world domination (especially among smaller nations). tyr·an·ny [tir-uh-nee] –noun 1. Arbitrary or unrestrained exercise of power; despotic abuse of authority 2. The government or rule of a tyrant or absolute leader. 3. A state ruled by a tyrant or absolute leader. 4. Oppressive or unjustly severe government on the part of any leader. 5. Undue severity or harshness. 6.…