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A collaboration with PEN America, aimed at the plight of carceral censorship and how people in prison are harmed by it.

4 posts in ‘#FreeTheBooks’

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Censoring Women’s Health

In prison, even learning about your own reproductive health is met with repression.

Kwaneta Harris

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Misadventures in Mail Censorship

An incarcerated writer’s grievances against a sad new normal of censorship and mail obstruction in a Pennsylvania prison.

K. Robert Schaeffer

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The Surreal Prison Censorship Regime

Society isn’t being done any favors keeping literature out of the hands of incarcerated people.

Dylan Jeffrey

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Ending Carceral Censorship

Censorship should not be the mechanism by which prisons ensure security or any other goal they purport to have.

Moira Marquis

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