The privatization of prisons, gay rights in Cameroon and the music of Aziz Sahmaoui

July 24, 2013

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Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron, right, is escorted around C wing by a prison officer during his visit to Wormwood Scrubs Prison.

We learn about the tight grip that multinational corporations have on prison industries in the U.S. and abroad. The murder of Cameroonian gay rights activist Eric Lemembe reflects anti-gay sentiment in the country. Tony Sarabia introduces us to Moroccan trance music.