“They throw them out of here with a mentality that they were mistreated, because of the conditions they was exposed to in solitary confinement.The system creates the monsters we have out here on the streets in Newark, New Jersey. There’s no doubt that’s a contributing factor. It’s a public health issue.”
I spoke with some former prison inmates about their time in “ad seg.”
From the Hackensack River Basin Reconnaissance Report, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, February 1989.
“There are few living politicians so firmly identified with a place that you get the sense, watching them deliver a speech at an elementary school, that the school will one day be named for them.”
I thought this was a pretty fair, pretty insightful profile of Chris Christie from New York Magazine.