Category Archives: Slavery

A GATED COMMUNITY

At Angola, a game of golf comes with a spectacular view of Louisiana’s only maximum-security prison. Josh Begley is a web artist studying the internets at NYU. Excerpt, Tomorrow “Moving through the course brings golfers closer to the most arresting element … Continue reading

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Vermont Activists Battle Private Prisons

“According to southern Vermont’s Rutland Herald the number of prisoners in Vermont increased at “nearly five times the national average” between 2002 and 2003.  The number of teenagers and young adults in Vermont jails surged by more than 77 percent. A racialized … Continue reading

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