‘America’s Notorious for Saying One Thing and Doing Something Else.’ Albert Woodfox Talks Solitary Confinement, Social Distancing and Racial Justice

Feb. 19 marks the five-year anniversary of Albert Woodfox’s release from Louisiana State Penitentiary. (It also marks his birthday.) Woodfox, 74, had spent over 40 years in solitary confinement while incarcerated there, one of the longest periods of solitary confinement periods in the history of the U.S. During their time in the penitentiary, Woodfox, along […]

‘America’s Notorious for Saying One Thing and Doing Something Else.’ Albert Woodfox Talks Solitary Confinement, Social Distancing and Racial Justice

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