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Sign The Jailing Is Failing Petition

Most Australian policymakers have been trapped in a self-defeating “tough on crime” cycle for years. It simply doesn’t work and is a senseless waste of money and human potential that we can’t afford.

Imprisonment leads to high rates of recidivism, reduced opportunities for employment post-release, and poorer education outcomes for children of people in prison – punishing the next generation and continuing the cycle of disadvantage. 


Will you sign?

By signing the petition, you are sending the message to political leaders that jailing is failing, and it is time for a justice system that works for all of us.

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