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The Long Interrogation

In the 1970s, Kelbessa Negewo was a midlevel administrator in Ethiopia’s brutal Red Terror regime. In the 1990s, he was a bellhop in an Atlanta hotel. Then someone he had tortured back home recognized him.

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Prison Rape and the Government

Prison rape is an epidemic; but the bulk of abuses are not by prisoners themselves, but by guards and other prison workers.