prisoners

politics

What Serving Prisoners Think of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister

And the one thing they wish he would do.
Anonymous
7.31.19
prison

Prison Escapees Describe How They Did It

"Other inmates attacked the guards. Being of a slightly mellower constitution, I stole an ice cream and went for a walk in the sun."
Nick Chester
3.11.19
Munchies

Inside the Fine Dining Restaurant Housed in a Colombian Prison

Restaurante Interno at San Diego District Jail in Cartagena provides female inmates with the skills and experience needed to secure a job when they are released.
Naomi Larsson
9.17.18
Payday

Prisoners Talk About How They Make and Waste Money on the Inside

"My mate books escorts and then I ring him at the brothel. I’ll listen as he fucks them how I want."
Mahmood Fazal
6.20.18
prison

Prisoners Tell Us Their New Year's Resolutions

Despite the bleakness of incarceration, many inmates hope that they can lead better lives in the new year.
Seth Ferranti
1.2.18
crime

What Inmates Want for Christmas

They are looking for more than their freedom this holiday season.
Seth Ferranti
12.23.17
Life in Prison

Prisoners Describe What It's Like to Get a Tattoo Behind Bars

"If I could, I would cut all my tattoos out with a blade."
Andrada Lăutaru
8.28.17
Photography

How to Get Prisoners Talking About Life Before Prison

With his new project, photographer Guido Gazzilli asked inmates to open up emotionally and tell their story through pictures.
Niccolò Carradori
6.12.17
prisoners

Pin-ups and German Flags: How Inmates Decorate Their Cells

The freedom to make their own interior decorating choices is the only freedom they have.
Sina Niemeyer
5.23.17
Oh Snap

What Do Serving Prisoners Think of the Election?

"The Conservatives are the people's party – always have been, always will be."
Anonymous
5.3.17
The Score

Jóhann Jóhannsson's Uncanny New World

The Icelandic composer tells us about crafting the score for 'Arrival', a unique challenge in a terrifying age.
Keagon Voyce
1.9.17
Stuff

We Spoke to Prisoners About Their Failed Escape Attempts

"I just wanted to go home, have a cuppa with my old man and wait for the filth to show up. Just a little holiday, really."
Anonymous
11.16.16
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