Breaking Down The Box – The Harms Of Systematic Use Of Solitary Confinement


Date published: Tue, 9 February 16

Source: NRCAT

Breaking Down the Box is a documentary that examines the mental health, racial justice and human rights implications of the systemic use of solitary confinement in U.S. prisons. It is a call to action for communities of faith to engage in the growing nationwide movement for restorative alternatives to isolated confinement that prioritize rehabilitation, therapeutic interventions, and recovery.

The 40-minute documentary was produced by filmmaker Matthew Gossage.

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