Tag: human rights

Many US Prisons Are Still Giving Inmates ‘The Loaf’ as Punishment

January 9, 2014 // 12:42 pm

The Loaf, also known also as “nutraloaf,” is fed as a punishment to inmates who get violent or have misbehaved. Unsurprisingly, civil-rights activists are urging prisons to stop serving it.

Even though “the loaf” must meet nutritional guidelines, prisons can come up with their own versions, grinding…