US Inmates Demand ‘Living Wage’ Amid Largest Prison Strike In History

On Tuesday, inmates across the United States began a 19-day campaign to protest the dehumanizing conditions of the American prison system, one of the potentially largest prison strikes in American history. As Statista’s Sarah Feldman notes, the organized dissent is planned to take the form of hunger…

7 Inmates Killed, 17 Injured After Fighting Breaks Out At South Carolina Prison

Seven inmates were killed and at least 17 others seriously injured after fighting broke out between prisoners inside a maximum security prison in South Carolina, the fourth deadly incident at the facility in the past year. Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon announced the grim outcome after…