Heather Ann Thompson has written on the history of mass incarceration The New York Times, Time, The Atlantic, Salon, Dissent, New Labor Forum, and The Huffington Post. She is the author of Whose Detroit?: Politics, Labor, and Race in a Modern American City, editor of Speaking Out: Activism and Protest in the 1960s and 1970s, and teaches at University of Michigan.
Cruel but Not Unusual: Putting Down the Attica Uprising of 1971
Mary F. Corey on Heather Ann Thompson's Pulitzer Prize–winning "Blood in the Water: The Attica Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy."...