Prison: Exploring Incarceration in America

washington post-logoAmerica incarcerates more people than any other nation; as a result, the stark realities of jails and prisons have a far-reaching impact on society. This special issue from The Washington Post Magazine—written, illustrated and photographed by people who are currently or formerly incarcerated—aims to help readers learn about the experience of imprisonment, something that is poorly understood by Americans who are untouched by the system.