solitary confinement

Social Justice Matters: Solitary Confinement

9 December, 2010 // 0 Comments

Solitary confinement is one among many tools used for social control in the US prison system, but it’s something that bears particularly close examination because it is perhaps one of the most clear examples of how prisoners are abused in the ...

Triumphant Tapirs

16 November, 2010 // 0 Comments

Matt Luby at The Stranger: Liquor Officers Gone Wild Under vague state liquor rules, agents even have authority to penalize bars for employees baring butt cracks. Dave Mann at Texas Observer: Solitary Men Their lives are confined to 60-square-foot ...