1. Why is this switch to private prisons happening? What economic forces might be causing the movement to private prisons?
2. Should the state have a monopoly on prisons?3. Who, if anyone, stands to benefit the most from this switch?
4. Who, if anyone, is harmed the most by this switch?
5. In what manner, if at all, should the public benefit from incarcerated individuals?
6. Is the movement towards private prisons a good change or a bad change? Why?