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Prisoners' Sketches of Solitary Cells Contribute to Campaign to Eradicate Modern-Day Dungeons

I’ve wondered before where all the photographs of solitary are. This question presupposes that the American public’s exposure to the inside of these modern dungeons will spur a degree of enlightenment, consternation and protest. 212 more words

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Solitary Confinement: A Step Towards the Wrong Direction

Envision being trapped inside a 6 x 9 compacted cell with no clocks or windows, the only companion being four dreary gray walls, a solid-steel door, and a trembling fluorescent light that was kept on twenty-four hours a day for weeks or even years. 1,392 more words

Street Talk With Liz Saint John 04.06.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 109 more words

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Community Connection With Liz Saint John 04.06.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 109 more words

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Sunday Magazine With Liz Saint John 04.06.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 109 more words

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A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran

In the summer of 2009, Americans Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal, and Sarah Shourd were having a little holiday inĀ  Iraqi Kurdistan…lots of locals were camping there…no violence against Americans had been reported there in decades…a seemingly safe place… 175 more words

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Where is Your Next Adventure?: Women's Travel Fest NYC 2014

Earlier this month I attended Women’s Travel Fest in New York City. The one-day event held on International Women’s Day featured inspiring prominent women in the travel industry. 891 more words