Harmony Goldberg

Voluntary Work Program Run in Private Detention Centers Pays Detained Immigrants $1 a Day

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In private prisons around the country, immigrants languishing in detention centers are being put to work by profit-making companies like the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) for far below the minimum wage. For doing a range of manual labor in the facility, the immigrants, many of whom are not legally permitted to work in the United States, are paid between $1-$3 a day.

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