Bonnie Kerness of the Prison Watch Project on the History of Solitary Confinement and the Dallas 6 Case.

Longtime prison activist Bonnie Kerness of the American Friends Service Committee’s Prison Watch Project explains some aspects of the political history of solitary confinement in the United States from its uses on Native American nations in the early history of this country and radical activists in the 1960s and 70s to its uses today on prisoner-activists like members of the Dallas 6.

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