"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."
Warsaw's Rakowiecka Prison doesn't advertise – since it's one of the best car repair centres in the city, word of mouth is enough to keep the inmates busy.
"Listen, this here [prison] is slavery, we're the slaves to these bastards. How they can call me a slave-owner when you see what it's like in here is a scandal."
"It's crazy the prices we pay," one prisoner recently told me over the phone. "But then again, it's prison. Checking out a little porn is all a guy really has to look forward to."
All it takes is a domino, a shoestring, and a sharpened plastic spoon to get a DIY penis implant.
Denied conjugal visits, Palestinian inmates are adopting creative tactics to continue their bloodlines.
In prisons and jails, inmates use chips, Cheetos, and instant noodles to create recipes that remind them of life on the outside.
The monthly magazine that Paul Wright founded from his jail cell now has a circulation of 10,000—and a reputation for not being afraid to fight the government to get its issues into prisoners' hands.
6,000 people are about to be freed from federal custody in the US —here's what they'll face on the outside.
A short story about criminals, prison, and lies.
Anti-abortion measures in the US are putting women at risk of being charged with crimes against their own fetuses.
The Prison Yoga Project is bringing mindfulness, meditation, and physical release to hundreds of prisoners.