What It's Like Inside an 'Open' Prison
"Being in prison causes a lot of anguish. There’s nothing more than that, so we have to find a way to make confinement beneficial and not just a punishment."
Rodrigo Márquez Tizano
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What It's Like to Detox in Jail
The small communal toilet was in the corner of the pod, enclosed by a short stall that did nothing to keep the smell of diarrhoea, vomit and blood from overtaking the unit.
All the Terrible Things You See and Learn as a Guard in a Private Prison
Journalist Shane Bauer worked undercover in a Louisiana prison for four months. What he discovered was shocking.
A Wrongfully Jailed Artist Confronts America's Legacy of Slavery
“Our country makes money off of black bodies by keeping them in jail,” says Gianni Lee.
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We Asked Inmates to Critique an Art Show About Jail
"Any exploration of imprisonment is a journey to freedom."
This Classically Trained Chef Makes Prison Food Taste Less Like Punishment
"I'm sort of a gastronomic social worker."
Southwe$t Mook Is Rap's New Underdog in "First Day In"
The Detroit based rapper puts a spin on Meek Mill's "Dreams & Nightmares" as she details her own run-ins with the law in "First Day In."
We Went to a Fashion Show Inside a Brazilian Prison
What started as recreational crochet lessons for detainees turned into a private runway show.
Meek Mill: "I Feel Like I Will Be Free One Day"
In an interview with CNN, Meek Mill talks to Don Lemon about the possibility of a retrial for his 2017 arrest.
Meek Mill Gives Optimistic Interview to NBC
Meek to Lester Holt: "I think God put me in this position to be able to [...] open up eyes for other young black men."
Doom Metal Duo Eagle Twin Are Apocalyptic Mythmakers
Stream the SLC doomsayers' new album, 'The Thundering Heard,' and dig into its naturalistic, literary-inspired mythos.
The Guy Prisoners Call When They're Betrayed from the Outside
Peter Borenstein is a young LA attorney who's carved out a niche helping ex-prisoners who believe they were the victim of fraud or theft while locked up.