‘This Place Is Crazy’: How America’s Cell Blocks Became Its Psych Wards

Ten of every eleven psychiatric patients housed by the government are incarcerated. Here’s what this crisis looks like from the inside—a series of lost lives and a few rare victories—as reported by a prisoner-journalist.

Source: Esquire
Published: Jun 5, 2018
Length: 21 minutes (5,400 words)
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