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We all lose when we lock people away. Incarceration denies the opportunities for rehabilitation and healing that are necessary for a person to fulfill his or her potential. This is a loss not only to the individual and his or her family but to society as a whole.
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The federal government has an obligation to honor the promises to Native Americans.
The U.S. derives much of its character from the many peoples who have built it.
All people should have adequate resources to maintain health, dignity and economic security.