MCI = Monopoly
To initiate a collect call to New York, MCI chares $3.89. Then each minute costs $0.89. A 15-minute phone call will cost about $17.
In California, if the family members of the incarcerated don't have MCI, they're disconnected.
No MCI, no calls for you.
Yes MCI, sucking you dry.
For more information on MCI and Department of Corrections' monopoly on families of the incarcerated, go to www.telephonejustice.org.