“The portion of the population that gets to weigh in on whether or not prisons should exist as they do, or how they’re run, is largely in the dark about what happens behind the walls.”
August 4, 2017
Prisons are shielded from public view on purpose, and journalists have to work hard for access when it’s possible at all. The result is a media landscape that pairs relative silence about prison life with an absurdly outsized focus on crime
May 23, 2017
Arissa Hall: “Black folks are very familiar with…communal gathering of resources for liberation, as it goes back to during slavery, when black folks also had to buy their freedom.”
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