Tag: prison reform
Joaquin Sapien: Questions Arise in Effort to End Prison RapeSeptember 2013
It took years to enact tougher standards for investigating and punishing sexual violence in jails and prisons. Now, there is frustration over how those reforms will be enforced.
Christie Thompson: Stick’em in SolitaryAugust 2013
New York has promised help for mentally ill inmates, but still sticks many in solitary confinement.
Christie Thompson: California Hunger Strike Raises Issue of Force-Feeding on U.S. SoilJuly 2013
California inmates may be given the same treatment as Guantanamo detainees.
Escape to AlcatrazDecember 2012
Notes on prison tourism.
Victoria KentBy Scott Hightower
A few of the prison reforms / you wrestled into implementation // in Madrid, will take root /
in the rest of the world