You might hear people expressing concerns about social media apps like Tik Tok being used in prison, but don’t let them distract you. These are the real problems with prisons – that are much more serious than social media use.
People are tortured all sorts of different ways in prisons. Abuse by guards, terrible food, lack of healthcare, and isolation are the norm. The U.S. is a world leader in solitary confinement, which is a recognized form of torture!
#4: Deteriorating Conditions
People suffer in dilapidated conditions in prisons throughout the nation, which may potentially lead to uprisings and grievances. In facilities like Mississippi’s Parchman Prison, people have set fires and harmed themselves seeking help while people die from neglect.