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Moral Injury on Ohio Prisons Banned Books List

Moral Injury and Nonviolent Resistance: Breaking the Cycle of Violence in the Military and Behind Bars

June 2019

In June 2019, the Human Rights Defense Center obtained a list of books banned in Ohio prisons. The list can be read here. Bans include Blood in the Water (a Pulitzer Prize-winning account of the Attica uprising), trans resource Trans Bodies, Trans Selves, and several books which are critical of the prison system, including Moral Injury and Nonviolent Resistance.

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