We’re all prisoners

  title={We’re all prisoners},
  author={Thomas J. Cottle},
  journal={The Urban Review},
In the last years I have spent a good deal of time speaking with families in poor neighborhoods of Boston. As we know, these people have much to say about America's political, economic, and legal systems. Among those I regularly speak with are two 12-year-olds whom I have known for almost three years. Adrien Keller and her friend William D. Williams (I have changed all the names used here) followed the 1972 political campaign with great interest, a circumstance that made our discussions during… CONTINUE READING