Women in Prison: Why are there more now than ever before?

  Currently there are 714,000 women in prison in the world. 7% of the global prison population – the total being 10 million prisoners. This may not seem like a significant or even important number in comparison. However, what if I tell you that in 2000 this number was 466,000: an increase of 53% over … More Women in Prison: Why are there more now than ever before?