Speaking to Cape Talk radio station in South Africa, Rowe said: “It’s drawing out the realities of life inside prisons for people – which they are before they are prisoners – and how the system treats these prisoners and how they run these regimes. “
“With British prisons, it’s all paperwork in an office. But in these places, they use real money, it’s not contraband and it’s how they survive – by buying or bartering.
Indonesia already has some of the toughest anti-narcotics laws in the world, including death by firing squad for traffickers, and sparked international uproar in April when it put to death seven foreign drug convicts, including Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Greg Rucka and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, The Old Guard follows warrior named Andy (Charlize Theron) who leads a covert group of tight-knit mercenaries with a mysterious inability to die have fought to protect the mortal world for centuries.
Fans of Inside The World’s Toughest Prisons will look forward to season 4 of the documentary, whereas new docu-drama The Speed Cubers puts the spotlight on two competitors (and friends) in the world of competitive speedcubing, solving Rubik’s cubes and other puzzles in the matter of seconds. Will their rivalry decimate their friendship?
If people today remember the Symbionese Liberation Army for anything at all, it’s for the 1974 kidnapping of 19-year-old heiress Patty Hearst. Hearst became part of the group and engaged in bank robbery and recorded messages for the group. After her release, Hearst said she was brainwashed, threatened with death, and sexually assaulted.
“The quarantine was placed out of an abundance of caution, and (the department) expects that many of the conservation camps will return to active service by next week,” said Francis, adding that health screenings are being conducted daily. “Any incarcerated person who begins to display symptoms is transported back to (the correctional center) for housing […]
Three Russian opposition activists were also detained on Saturday as they traveled to Belarus to observe Sunday’s presidential election. Andrei Pivovarov and two other members of Open Russia, an opposition group established by self-exiled Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky, were reportedly taken off a bus in the western Pskov region, according to the group.