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Ridgeway Reporting Project Offers Grants to Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Journalists

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News & Features

Show People in Solitary Confinement That They Are Not Forgotten

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Projects SW Fact Sheets

New Fact Sheet Documents the Psychological Effects of Solitary Confinement

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Voices from Solitary

Voices from Solitary: In Solitary Confinement at Age 17 and Fighting for My Sanity

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [11/2/2022]

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News & Features

The Word: Dismantle Prisons or Improve Conditions? As Someone Inside, I Know We Must Do Both

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News & Features

Here in San Quentin, I See Why Solitary Confinement Must End

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Voices from Solitary

Voices from Solitary: Living in a California SHU

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [9/22/22]

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News & Features

San Quentin Is Still Punishing People for Being Sick

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Voices from Solitary

Voices from Solitary: Prison Lockdowns and the Forgotten COVID Casualties

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Seven Days in Solitary

Seven Days in Solitary [9/13/22]

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SW Fact Sheets

New Fact Sheet Documents the Collateral Consequences of Solitary Confinement

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