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Description: In this video, inmates housed in supermax Pelican Bay State Prison are interviewed about their experiences, including solitary confinement.
Description: The correctional training video describes how the two types of gangs are different.
Description: This NPR clip discusses the rise of a particular tattoo style that originated in California prisons.
Description: This audio file describes how inmates sometimes need to decide whether to take their chances when sharing a cell with a violent inmate in solitary confinement or spending their time in shackles.
Description: This webpage describes the convict culture from an inmate’s perspective.
Description: The violent inmate culture is described in a jail setting in Canada.