[Video] Explore Solitary Confinement in 360 Degrees

By Crowdability, on Friday, April 29, 2016

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[Video] Explore Solitary Confinement in 360 Degrees

Ever wonder what it’s like to spend every second of your day in a 6x9 cell? This virtual reality experience puts you inside a solitary confinement prison cell—and it reveals the psychological damage that can ensue. Scary stuff.


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