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FACT CHECK TIME! Here's what our fact checkers found:

  • The U.S. does, in fact, have about 25% of the world's incarcerated people. We have the highest incarceration rate in the world.
  • While the video says that 41% of juveniles and young adults have been arrested by the time they turn 23, we actually found that it's between 25% and 41%.
  • Yep, children as young as 13 have been sentenced to die in prison.
  • And solitary confinement? That's definitely considered torture under international law.

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