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To: Office of the New York State Comptroller

Divest New York Pension fund from Private Prison industry

Divest New York Pension fund from Private Prison industry

Petition Text

Demand that the New York State pension fund divest from the Private Prison industry.

Why is this important?

Private prisons profit on human trafficking and misery. We don't want our pension involved in that industry.

The state of New York

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Reasons for signing

  • Private prisons should not exist.
  • The prison industry should change to a true rehabilitation program the prepares human beings for the outside world to get back their citizenry!!
  • Private prisons have no place in a REAL system of justice. Institutionalized slavery & corruption.


2015-09-02 14:12:40 -0400

1,000 signatures reached

2015-09-02 12:19:16 -0400

500 signatures reached

2015-09-02 11:31:07 -0400

100 signatures reached

2015-09-02 11:25:15 -0400

50 signatures reached

2015-09-02 11:21:13 -0400

25 signatures reached

2015-09-02 11:18:19 -0400

10 signatures reached