The recidivism rate at this San Quentin State Prison is remarkably low, and much of that can be credited to a successful rehabilitation program run by the Insight Garden Program, which provides horticultural therapy, vocational gardening and life skills for prisoners.
If you’ve ever wandered through a grocery store in another country, you’ve likely scratched your head over the cartons of eggs sitting unrefrigerated on pallets or shelves. Here in America, we’d never dream of letting eggs sit out for more than a few minutes. So what’s the difference?
I’ve been wanting to know this for years, so I commissioned an article on it. The U.S. is so weird.