Prison Strike Organizer Warns: Brutal Prison Conditions Risk “Another Attica”

By Natasha Lennard, -

LAST APRIL, A seven-hour prison riot at South Carolina’s Lee Correctional institution left seven inmates dead and dozens injured. State Corrections Department Director Bryan Stirling cited the [...]

How Power Works

By Chris Hedges, -

By Chris Hedges for Truth Dig - Heather Ann Thompson’s book “Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy” is a detailed study of the inner workings of America. The [...]

How Mass Murder At The Attica Prison Is Still Protected

By Heather Ann Thompson, -

By Heather Ann Thompson in TIME Magazine, It took more than 40 years, but Attica’s survivors and families of the deceased had finally convinced a judge to force the State of New York to release [...]