On Island: Journeying to Penal Colonies, from Rikers to Robben

On journeys to Rikers Island in New York City and Robben Island in South Africa, Roohi Choudhry examines issues of incarceration and racism, and envisions a day when the convicted are no longer exiled to penal colonies.

Source: Longreads
Published: Apr 19, 2017
Length: 14 minutes (3,556 words)