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‘No Way a Human Should Be’: Abolishing Solitary Confinement in DC

End Solitary Confinement Demonstrators. Felton Davis, CC BY 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0, via Wikimedia Commons By Mansa Musa / The Real News Network Regarded by many as a form of torture, abolishing solitary confinement has become a goal for many activists for prison reform and abolition. In Washington, DC, the End Solitary Confinement 2023 bill would seek […]

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Kevin Cooper: I, Too, Am American

Photo by Hédi Benyounes on Unsplash By Kevin Cooper / Original to ScheerPost A poem by Langston Hughes-1902-1967 I, Too I, too, sing America. I am the darker brother.They send me to eat in the kitchenWhen company comes,But I laugh,And eat well,And grow strong. Tomorrow,I’ll be at the tableWhen company comes.Nobody’ll dareSay to me,“Eat in […]