To pass the time, detainees carved messages and poetry into the walls. Here, Park Ranger Daniel Inouye points to a portion that has been restored after being filled in and painted over by officers to discourage the practice which was seen as vandilism. Still, there is a lot we can learn from these messages, from the living conditions to the demographic of those detained.
While you're here...
We're a student-run organization committed to providing hands-on experience in journalism, digital media and business for the next generation of reporters.
Your support makes a difference in helping give staff members from all backgrounds the opportunity to develop important professional skills and conduct meaningful reporting. All contributions are tax-deductible.