by Emily Atkin Posted on September 5, 2014
One prisoner developed welts on his left side and frequently felt dizzy, nauseous, and short of breath.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 13, 2014
A new tool in Philadelphia could help reduce stigma and raise awareness about mental health issues.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 8, 2014
Strong parent-child relationships can strengthen children’s physical and emotional well-being, ultimately giving them the skills they need to positively engage others.
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by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 7, 2014
The rapper's recent comments are some of the most direct statements he's made about political issues that affect the black community.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 6, 2014 Updated: August 6, 2014
That's good news, since experts say that children and young adults stand to suffer the most from unaddressed mental issues.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 5, 2014 Updated: August 20, 2014
A federal prosecutor called Rikers Island "a corrections crucible that seems more inspired by Lord of the Flies than any philosophy of human detention."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on July 24, 2014
One of the few bipartisan issues in Washington just got a little more bipartisan.
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 13, 2014
Newly revealed emails between Aramark employees and Michigan officials illustrate why the state is considering revoking the company's prison food contract.
by Alan Pyke Posted on June 30, 2014
Privatization critics had warned state officials that handing prison food services over to Aramark would backfire, but they didn't listen.
by Carimah Townes Posted on June 21, 2014 Updated: June 23, 2014
A new audit confirms that illegal sterilizations were completed in California prisons.