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How it Feels to be Blind in an Australian Prison

"Being blind in jail is like being in solitary confinement 24/7."
Mahmood Fazal
7.25.18
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Australian Prisoners Talk About Their Secret Porn Collections

"Mia Khalifa is a jail favourite. Everyone wants Mia Khalifa videos."
Mahmood Fazal
7.19.18
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How a Prison in Rural Australia Found a Way to Eradicate Hep C

More than 30 percent of Australia's male inmate population test positive for the disease.
Mahmood Fazal
5.1.18
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Meet the Guy Running Cash for Australia’s Prison Syndicates

"This is business, not charity."
Mahmood Fazal
4.11.18
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Pamela Anderson Wants Australia's Female Inmates to Go Vegan

"Providing vegan food honours one of the driving principles of yoga — ahimsa, doing no harm."
Mahmood Fazal
3.1.18
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Prisoners Share How They Make Valentine's Day Special in Jail

It's not what you think.
Mahmood Fazal
2.14.18
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The Secret S&M Subculture in Australia's Prisons

There's one joint that's especially famous for it. We asked four of its inmates what really goes on.
Mahmood Fazal
2.8.18
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Convicted Thieves Talk About the Stuff They’ve Had Stolen in Prison

Full circle.
Mahmood Fazal
11.30.17
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A Prison Pimp Describes the Brutality of His Trade

"Money is the motive if you want to be a survivor."
Mahmood Fazal
10.25.17
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I Asked My Prisoner Mates to Review Their Favourite Prison Movies

"I remember watching The Green Mile about five years ago. It was one of those rare moments the whole unit fell into a dull silence."
Mahmood Fazal
8.21.17
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Heart Wrenching Poems From Australia's Most Violent Inmates

Prisoners from Goulburn, Port Phillip, and Barwon share feelings.
Mahmood Fazal
7.28.17
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Prisoners Remember Living With the Melbourne Siege Terrorist

Yacqub Khayre was on parole when he committed last week's attack. We asked his former cell mates for their personal insights.
Mahmood Fazal
6.13.17
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