“A lot of people don’t think about how long-term sentencing creates a long-term struggle for freedom and a long-term loss in communities.”
Kristiana Rae Colón’s new play, inspired by the documentary Blackfish, tells the tragic story of an orca whale imprisoned at Sea World.
The late 1960s was a time of change for the prison thanks to Winston Moore, the country’s first black warden.
The new series on wrongful convictions highlights cases that aren’t representative of wider prison demographics.
A review of Cruel and Unusual: The Culture of Punishment in America, by Anne-Marie Cusac (Yale University Press)