Book Discussion on Going Up the River: Travels in a Prison Nation

Mr. Hallinan talked about his book Going Up the River: Travels in a Prison Nation, published by Random House, on The Pete Wilson… read more

Mr. Hallinan talked about his book Going Up the River: Travels in a Prison Nation, published by Random House, on The Pete Wilson Program. The book focuses on the increase in the prison population in the United States and offers opinions on how the country can slow the increase in new inmates each year. He also discussed the prison industry and the economic boom a prison can bring to a struggling community. Throughout the program the author answered questions from callers. close

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Book Discussion on Going Up the River: Travels in a Prison Nation

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Program ID:
163842-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Broadcast
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 28, 2001
Last Aired:
May 27, 2001

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  • Apr 28, 2001 | 9:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2001 | 3:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 27, 2001 | 5:11am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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