Truthout

A shadow is cast of a cell door of a male prison on March 15, 2017, in Wrexham, Wales.

READ: How Prisons Are Affected By Climate Change

Across the country, incarcerated men and women’s lives are in danger as a result of facilities’ environmental violations.

Death of 14-Year-Old Latino Killed by Chicago Police Kill Labeled 'Suicide'

Chicago’s civilian-led oversight commission still lists Rios’s death as ‘non-fatal.’

Why Prison Doesn't Work

Maya Schenwar, a journalist and the author of the new book ‘Locked Down, Locked Out’ talks restorative justice, birth in prison and white privilege in the fight against mass incarceration.