Like it costs 20,000 dollars to confine an inmate for a year can’t the govt just pay people to go to school instead, and free all the prisoners who sell drugs and put them in business school to learn how to sling mad volume?

There should be an option when you sign up for financial aid where you check a box that says “my parents are divorced and they won’t talk to each other about money” and you immediately receive a maximum pell grant.