New Library for DC Jail Inmates

This is great new library program in the DC jail, that also hopes to assist inmates in getting their GEDs. This smartly addresses a big contributor to criminal activity (dropping out of school). It should also lower the rate of recidivism by giving inmates a better chance of gaining employment upon their release. Check out the video for more details:

http://www.nbcwashington.com/video/#!/news/local/DC-Jail-Adds-Library-for-Inmates/295112841

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