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Life Inside August 12
While Corey Devon Arthur was quarantining, people in the unit got tablets equipped with telephone apps. “If we all had the option to use a phone app, the value of violence would plunge,” he writes.
The System November 13, 2020
Sure, prisons and jails are dangerous places. But everyday life inside isn’t as explosive as TV and movies make it look.
Life Inside January 30, 2020
In a prison where 200 men share eight phones, making back-to-back calls is like challenging the guy behind you to a duel.
Commentary July 11, 2018
Advocates say prison phone companies’ merger diminishes competition
Life Inside January 11, 2018
A mystery unfolds during an urgent phone call.
Life Inside October 6, 2016
“I felt like a virgin on my wedding night — eager to put this thing to use, not sure if it’ll hurt.”
Life Inside April 28, 2016
“Sometimes I won’t hear from my family in years.”