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"The Right Investment" Social Media Gallery

Help spread the word about our new report, The Right Investment? Corrections Spending in Baltimore City, and convince Maryland's elected leaders to start making the #RightInvestment!

Below are sample tweets & images to copy and share via Twitter, Facebook, and elsewhere.  (To insert an image, right-click the image and select "Save image"; then attach it to your post.)


Twitter: NEW REPORT by @JusticePolicy & @PrisonPolicy on corrections spending in Baltimore: JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: What’s the #RightInvestment for Baltimore? Not incarceration. NEW from JPI & @PrisonPolicy: JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: The #RightInvestment for Baltimore communities is NOT more corrections spending. Learn more: JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: What’s the #RightInvestment for Baltimore? NOT more spending on corrections. NEW REPORT by the Justice Policy Institute and the Prison Policy Initiative highlights the high cost of incarceration in Baltimore’s communities. JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Student absence rates much greater in Bmore’s high-incarceration communities. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: Student absence rates are significantly higher in Baltimore’s high-incarceration communities. It’s time to tell our policymakers, incarceration is not the #RightInvestment. JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: More ppl in Bmore communities w/ highest incarceration rates commute longer. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: More people in Baltimore’s highest-incarceration communities commute longer. Our leaders should know, incarceration is not the #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Educational attainment lags in Bmore’s high-incarceration communities. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: Educational attainment lags in Baltimore’s high-incarceration communities. Compared to education, incarceration is not the #RightInvestment. JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Income in Bmore’s highest-incarceration community much lower than city avg. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: Baltimore’s highest-incarceration communities also have the city’s lowest income levels. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Bmore’s high-incarceration communities least healthy for children. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: Baltimore’s high-incarceration communities are also the least healthy for our children. For their sake, let’s start making the #RightInvestment. JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Life expectancy is below avg in Bmore’s high-incarceration communities. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: Life expectancy is lower in Baltimore’s high-incarceration communities. Ask our leaders, are we making the #RightInvestment? JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Public assistance rates far higher in Bmore’s high-incarceration communities. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: Those who live in Baltimore’s highest-incarceration communities are also the most reliant on public assistance. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: 1 out of 3 of homes in Sandtown-Winchester are either vacant or abandoned. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: 1 in 12 of Baltimore homes are either vacant or abandoned. In Sandtown-Winchester, that number is 1 in 3. The state of our communities proves incarceration is not the #RightInvestment. JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Cost to lock up 1 person in MD = 1 month of housing for 30 families. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: The cost to lock up 1 person in Maryland could buy a month of housing for 30 families. Incarceration or housing – What’s the #RightInvestment? JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Cost to lock up 1 person in MD = drug treatment for 8 ppl. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: The cost to lock up 1 person in Maryland could instead buy drug treatment for eight people. Incarceration or rehab – What do you think is the #RightInvestment? JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Cost to lock up 1 person in MD = job training for 7 ppl. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: The cost to lock up 1 person in Maryland could instead buy job training for seven people. Employment or incarceration? Tell our leaders the #RightInvestment. JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Twitter: Cost to lock up 1 person in MD = GED course for 37 ppl. #RightInvestment JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

Facebook: The cost to lock up 1 person in Maryland could instead buy a GED course for 37 people. Education or incarceration? Tell our policymakers to make the #RightInvestment. JusticePolicy.org/TheRightInvestment

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