Ted Conover

The Leonard Lopate Show

The Horrors of Solitary Confinement

Thursday, February 05, 2015

One tactic used to punish prisoners in Guantanamo Bay is rampant throughout American jails and prisons: solitary confinement. 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Ted Conover Goes Undercover as a Meat Inspector

Friday, April 26, 2013

Ted Conover talks about going undercover as a U.S.D.A. inspector at Cargill Meat Solutions in Schuyler, Nebraska. He learned the the meat inspection trade, sees what goes on inside slaughterhouses and, much to his surprise, runs into a representative from Eli Lilly who’s looking for the effects of antibiotics on the meat. He’s written about it in May’s Harper’s magazine, "The Way of All Flesh: Undercover in an Industrial Slaughterhouse."

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