Amanpour and Company

Shane Bauer Went Undercover as a Prison Guard

Clip: 03/19/2019 | 20m 14s | Video has closed captioning.

Michel Martin sits down with author of “American Prison,” Shane Bauer. After being released from Iran’s notorious Evin prison, investigative reporter chose a surprising assignment: going undercover as a prison guard in Louisiana. He discusses the brutality of life behind bars.

Aired: 03/19/19

Rating: NR

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