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Current Event January 10, 2014

Prison Loaf as Punishment

Food shouldn’t be used as a form of punishment, but some prisons do it. In some prisons, “the loaf” is a bland form of food, given to disruptive inmates. Is this ethical? Listen to this story and discuss the merits of this form of discipline.


Story Length: 4:23

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AIR DATE: 01/02/2014

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