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A legacy of payback: the Attica Uprising

10 mins | Jun 2, 2019
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A moving reflection from an imprisoned men on the correctional facility he spent ten years in. John J. Lennon is currently serving a 28 years to life sentence. In this piece from The Hedgehog Review, he reflects on Heather Ann Thompson’s 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning book titled Blood in the Water: The Attica Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy, about the correctional facility in which Lennon served ten years of his sentence.
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