prison http://kalw.org en Dispatches from the Inside: Anatomy of a prison riot http://kalw.org/post/dispatches-inside-anatomy-prison-riot <p></p><p class="p1">&nbsp;<br><em>Richard Gilliam is incarcerated at the California Men's Colony (CMC).</em></p><p class="p1">October 18, 2012</p><p class="p2">Rarely can social observers witness the forces and influences at work that lead to cataclysmic events, as they occur. But here at CMC, it's possible to view the forces and machinations that result in prison violence, before the final upheaval occurs. Specifically, I am referring to policy implementation and official attitudes at CMC's West facility.</p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 00:19:00 +0000 Richard Gilliam 18655 at http://kalw.org Dispatches from the Inside: Anatomy of a prison riot