Stories by Aviva Stahl

Aviva Stahl is a Brooklyn-based journalist who writes about prisons, national security, and immigration detention. subscribe to Aviva Stahl's feed

Posted on: Aug 31, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Siddique Abdullah Hasan is a key organizer for an upcoming labor strike in prisons across the country.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2016, Source: The Washington Spectator

Muslims suffer the most invasive, traumatic manifestations of the state’s intrusion. The hyped danger is used to justify further expansion of surveillance.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Surveillance technologies are being deployed by local police forces across the U.S., often without any oversight or regulation.

Posted on: May 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Recent alleged terror plots reveal deeply troubling patterns in the FBI's practices.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2016, Source: The Establishment

Rape is a war crime, but a "misunderstanding" on campuses.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The latest victims of the “Deporter-in-Chief" are Bangladeshi refugees waging a desperate protest campaign.

Posted on: Aug 7, 2014, Source: Solitary Watch

From sexual assault to solitary confinement, these women face terrible treatment.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The tragic tale of Ojore Lutalo reveals the depths of racism in the U.S.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Twice as many people rot in prison for crack use than for violent crimes. Children are being locked up for life. What's wrong with our criminal justice system?