The Horrors of Solitary Confinement

These were men Kate Edwards knew well. They had attended the spiritual talking circles she ran as a Buddhist chaplain in Wisconsin prisons. Some of them ended up in solitary confinement. “They would start to change in disturbing ways,” recalls Edwards, who continued to have contact with several of these inmates—now through a glass partition, as they sat with handcuffs and leg shackles. >> More