privatization

President-elect Donald Trump after a day of meetings at Trump International Golf Club on November 19, 2016, in Bedminster Township, New Jersey. His transition team announced yesterday that they plan to privatize Native lands.

President-Elect Trump Plans to Privatize Native Lands

His Native American Affairs Council shared plans to tap the $1.5 trillion worth of oil and gas reserves in these areas.

The Remaking of Philadelphia Public Schools: Privatization or Bust

The nation’s eighth-largest school district says financial solvency depends on an infusion of cash from the city – and a plan that would shut down schools in the next five years.

New Report Finds Private Prisons a Threat to Criminal Justice Reform

As state’s struggle to close record budget gaps, private prisons have become an easy way to make millions.

NPR Investigation: Private Prison Companies Helped Write SB 1070

Industry saw model bill to create “enhanced opportunities” for driving profits.

Before SB 1070, Arizona Sold Prisons to Highest Bidders

Before SB 1070, lawmakers had all but turned the state’s prisons over to private companies. Now they’re getting cheated.