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Jarrod Shanahan

Jarrod Shanahan is a writer, activist, and doctoral student in Environmental Psychology at the CUNY Graduate Center.

Solidarity Behind Bars: NYC’s Correction Officers’ Benevolent Association

Mayor de Blasio’s proposal to shutter the jail complex at Rikers Island and replace it with smaller, borough-based jails is worthy of tortured scrutiny, offering as it does the moral and political quandary of replacing a notoriously brutal penal colony and avatar of mass incarceration…with still more sites of mass incarceration.

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The Brooklyn Rail

DEC 19-JAN 20

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