The Prison Practice That Guarantees You’ll Come Out A Changed Person

Would you leave your pet in a box for weeks on end? Prisons, by putting inmates in solitary confinement for months at a time, are nearly guaranteeing they become the out-of-control, unstable people they’re treating them as. I mean, what would you be like after being locked alone in a room for half a year?- The truth about how many people we lock in boxes comes at 1:30 and again at 2:00.- Who gets better treatment, people or slaughter animals? Find out starting at at 3:40.- Hear an excerpt of a female prisoner’s letter at 8:30.- NCYLU calls “baloney” on prisons’ defense that they only use "The Box" in extreme circumstances starting at 9:34.

The Prison Practice That Guarantees You’ll Come Out A Changed Person
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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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