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Articles by Nasim Chatha

How the US Imposes the Worst of Its Prison Paradigm Abroad

by Nasim Chatha, Truthout 

The new federal penitentiary in Santa Barbara, Honduras, occupies a strip of land between a highway and cloudy, forested hills. "El Pozo," or The Pit, as it's known, is surrounded by barbed wire and has two additional checkpoints beyond the first gate. It's a maximum-security facility, ...