Sunday, January 20, 2013

Documenting Kid's prison lives

http://nycitynewsservice.com/2013/01/11/documenting-kids-prison-lives/

http://www.scoop.it/t/up2-21/p/3995238007/documenting-kids-prison-lives?hash=92acaacf-9f25-4258-8f6b-eb18db593abb

Excerpt....Please read full article and share with others.

Thanks to the author Mr. Richard Ross for "caring and sharing" these important issues.


"Photographer Richard Ross can’t pin down the moment he found his calling.
It could have been on the concrete floor of the Harrison County Juvenile Detention Center in Biloxi, Miss., where he sat photographing a 12-year-old inmate in a yellow prison jumpsuit as he gazed at graffiti of spaceships and aliens scribbled on the wall of his tiny, decrepit cell........."

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