A College Education for Prisoners

To the Editor: “Help Us Learn in Prison,” by John J. Lennon, an Attica inmate (Sunday Review, April 5), urging that prisoners be offered college courses, hit me like a ton of bricks. That was me in the early 1990s,

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Break the Prison to Poverty Pipeline

By Clio Chang / USNews.com  Image courtesy ny1.com The New York City Department of Corrections has decided to eliminate solitary confinement for inmates age 16 and 17 by the end of the year. This resolution is a response to public

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