101 East

Anwar Ibrahim: Malaysia's New Dawn

Will Anwar Ibrahim finally rise to lead his country? 101 East talks to Malaysia's leader-in-waiting.

The Listening Post

Locked up alone: Solitary confinement in the US

We examine one of the biggest human rights issue in the US that most Americans have never heard of.

Fault Lines

American Sheriff

Fault Lines investigates the power of US sheriffs and allegations of prisoner neglect and abuse.

Prison

What's behind prisoner deaths at South Carolina prison?

At least 20 inmates have been killed by fellow prisoners in South Carolina prisons since the start of 2017.

What's behind the prisoner deaths at a South Carolina prison?

Latin America

Funerals held for Venezuela's prison fire victims

President Nicolas Maduro has yet to respond to demands for answers about the deaths from a fire in one of Venezuela's notoriously overcrowded prisons.

Bolivia

Bolivia: Seven prisoners killed in police raid on notorious jail

Two dozen wounded after inmates clash with more than 2,000 officers who entered Palmasola prison.

Bolivia: Seven prisoners killed in police raid on notorious jail

101 East

China's Prison Orphans

What happens to children in China when their parents go to prison?

Cambodia

Locking up babies: Cambodia drug war ensnares children

Escalating numbers of infants serving time with their mothers in Cambodia's notorious prison system amid crackdown.

Locking up babies: Cambodia drug war ensnares children

Prison

'We don't know what happened': Death in a Canada prison

An inquest will look into the death of a mentally ill man who died in an Ontario prison last year.

'No answers' a year after Soleiman Faqiri prison death

Al Jazeera World

Sperm Smugglers

How Palestinians serving long sentences in Israeli jails enable their wives to conceive in their absence using IVF.

Prison

Gang violence in Mexico prison leaves at least 13 dead

Two days of fighting between rival gangs in a prison in northern Mexico have left at least 13 inmates dead.

Middle East

Iran upholds 10-year jail terms for three Americans

One American, two US-Iranian dual nationals and a Lebanese resident of the US were convicted on spying charges.

Iran upholds 10-year jail terms for three Americans

101 East

Bali: Imprisoned in Paradise

Behind the razor wire of Bali's notorious Kerobokan prison, we find out how inmates serving life sentences survive.

Arts & Culture

Ear Hustle: US prisoners air podcast from behind bars

Recorded in the historic San Quentin State Prison, the new Ear Hustle podcast paints a human image of life in lockup.

Ear Hustle: Prison podcast tells of life in San Quentin

Palestine

How Israeli soldiers interrogated me

On Palestinian Prisoners Day detainees and their relatives tell horror stories of torture and abuse in Israeli jails.

How Israeli soldiers interrogated me