But these stories came across my newsfeed this weekend and yesterday.
But the 3D picture of prison rape in America, the how and why and what happens next, is scarcely uttered because those who survive the ...
The Huntsville Times - al.com (blog)--
"Prison rape and abuse is unacceptable, and we are taking appropriate steps to make Alabama facilities safer." - governor's spokeswoman ...'Get with it, Alabama:' Hire more female guards at Tutwiler Prison ...
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A new Justice Department study shows that allegations of sex abuse in the nation's prisons and jails are increasing–with correctional officers ...
As noted in the book, it is explained that prison life remains largely a mystery to Americans, and that when prisons make the news, it is usually for stories like this.
Frankly, as a criminologist, I think such stories are justified and even refreshing--not that they happen--but that they are finally in the news.