Tuesday, January 13, 2015
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By Sarah Gonzalez : Reporter, WNYC/NJPR
Jail inmates in New Jersey pay almost 8 times as much for phone calls home than those in New York. We find out why.
Monday, July 08, 2013
Artist Jackie Sumell was outraged when she learned that a Louisiana state prisoner named Herman Wallace has lived in solitary confinement 23 hours a day for more than 40 years now. He is believed to be the longest-serving prisoner in solitary confinement in the United States. Angad Balla's documentary airing tonight on PBS, "Herman's House," follows Jackie as she raises awareness of long-term solitary confinement through art.