Bradley Manning's Torture Commonplace In U.S. Prisons
Date Written: 26/01/2011
Year Published: 2011
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12411
The corrosive, solitary confinement being inflicted upon PFC Bradley Manning in the Quantico, Va., brig is no exceptional torture devised exclusively for him. Across the length and breadth of the Great American Prison State, the world's largest, with its 2.4-million captives stuffed into 5,000 overcrowded lock-ups, some 25,000 other inmates are suffering a like fate of sadistic isolation in so-called supermax prisons.