Pennsylvania

These Women Were Sentenced as Children to Die in Prison

These Women Were Sentenced as Children to Die in Prison

Danielle Wolffe

FEATURES

Co-published with The NationThe number of women serving life sentences is growing more quickly than that of men. Read the stories of women who were sentenced to life in prison without parole when they were teenagers. 

 

The Women Who Ride for Hours to Visit Loved Ones in Prison

The Women Who Ride for Hours to Visit Loved Ones in Prison

Zora J Murff

PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with The GuardianThey all use the van service provided by Bridging the Gap, based in Philadelphia, for personal reasons but are united by one thing: commitment to and love for the men in their lives.

Behind Bars, Beyond Means: the Crushing Expense of Loving Someone in Prison

Behind Bars, Beyond Means: the Crushing Expense of Loving Someone in Prison

Lisa Riordan Seville & Zara Katz

PHOTOGRAPHY | ANALYSIS

Co-published with The GuardianWhen Kristal Bush’s mother nearly went broke from the expense of visiting her son in prison, Kristal saw an opportunity to connect Philadelphia families to loved ones locked up hours away – and Bridging the Gap was born

What Happens When LGBT People Are Priced Out of the Neighborhood?

What Happens When LGBT People Are Priced Out of the Neighborhood?

Katherine Stewart

NEWS | ANALYSIS

Co-published with The AdvocateThe LGBT men and women who helped establish the modern identities of cities like San Francisco and Philadelphia are getting pushed out.