What does the public think of South African prisons?

The WJP has done a lot of work covering conditions in South African prisons. Our senior journalists have written stories on mass beatings, torture, solitary confinement, spread of communicable diseases, etc. WJP asked the public to describe their perception of South African prisons in one word. Here’s what they had to say:






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