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Former Convicts React to Film About Prison Experiment

August 05, 2015 02:24 PM
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Barack Obama recently became the first sitting US president to visit a federal prison. He wants to reform American penitentiaries and create more rehabilitation programs for former inmates. As Victoria Kupchinetsky shows us, a new film about a famous psychological prison experiment gone wrong is helping reformers make the case for why American prisons indeed need reforming. Joy Wagner narrates her report.