New technology now being used in some prisons in the U.S. gives staff power to administer high-powered shock to those in custody. Looking something like the ankle bracelets used for electronic monitoring, the stun cuff is supposed to “bring you down.” The shock can be administered up to 100 feet away. For more on this revolting new form of technologically controlling and punishing human beings, visit here
About the author
James Kilgore is an activist , writer and educator based in Urbana, Illinois. He is a Soros Justice Fellow for 2017-18. His project, Challenging E-Carceration, focuses on electronic monitoring in the criminal legal system.