Phnom Penh, Cambodia: the city behind the Cambodian genocide

Phnom Penh is the capital of Cambodia since the French colonization of the country. With a population of 1.5 million people, Phnom Penh is an important  hub of Cambodia. Our initial day, we had a took-took tour of the city. It included many national monuments. Within the square was the independence memorial. The National Assembly building… Read More Phnom Penh, Cambodia: the city behind the Cambodian genocide

My haunting experience at Eastern State Penitentiary

The Eastern State Penitentiary is located in Philadelphia, PA. It is known for it’s revolutionary set up and rules of strict solitary. The gothic aesthetic is meant to deter prisoners from committing crimes. It operated between 1829 until 1971, at one point housing famous gangster, Al Capone. Cells were meant to isolate prisoners. At it’s opening,… Read More My haunting experience at Eastern State Penitentiary