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Attica

Attica's Prosecutors Show Their Hand

The Marshall Project | Tom Robbins | Posted 03.05.2015 | Politics

This article was originally published by The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization focused on the US criminal justice system. You can sign-u...

WATCH: The Paidakia Olympics

David Rosengarten | Posted 11.03.2013 | Taste
David Rosengarten

If you're a lamb-chop lover, and you've not had paidakia... hie thee to Greece! In my well-traveled opinion... and I am a fanatic for lamb chops... the finest in the world are prepared in a corner of Attica, just about 25 kilometres southeast of Athens.

Interview: Geoffrey Fletcher on Violet & Daisy

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.05.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Geoffrey Fletcher smiles when Violet & Daisy is described to him as feeling like a strange mash-up of Tarantino and Wes Anderson.

David Lohr

The 'Bloodiest One-Day Encounter Between Americans Since The Civil War'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 09.13.2012 | Crime

Forty-one years ago, the nation's deadliest prison uprising came to a violent end at Attica Correctional Facility in Western New York as 1,000 Nationa...

Top 10 Most Notorious Prisons In The U.S.

newsone.com | Posted 12.06.2011 | Crime

For many Americans, Sing Sing, Leavenworth and San Quentin are well-known code words for crime. Newsone has compiled a list of 10 notorious U.S. co...

Remembering Attica

Clarence B. Jones | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics
Clarence B. Jones

On its 40th anniversary, the rebellion at Attica is not merely a harrowing memory of desperate decisions, the struggle for control, the animal panic of cornered men, but a harbinger of things to come.

Forty Years After: The Attica Prison Uprising

Anthony Papa | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Anthony Papa

The uprising at Attica was the start of a movement that sought to bring to light the horrible conditions of imprisonment. Surprisingly many of the horrid conditions that existed back then still plague the prison system today.