Can you go a whole day without any human interaction at all? What about a week? How about four years?
Canada a leader in solitary confinement?
A recent article in the Globe and Mail caught my attention. Unlike the trend in other countries, the controversial use of solitary confinement in Canadian prisons is increasing. The number of prisoners sent to solitary last year was approximately 8,600 – up from 8,000 in 2010.