Prison Improvment Project Social Studies

Prison Improvment Project Social Studies

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  • I must do something about this
  • I stand here help the mentally ill they did nothing wrong they were born like that they don't deserve to be treated like criminals.
  • You make a compelling argument we'll look into the situation
  • Dorothea Dix is at the prison to teach Sunday school, but when she sees the conditions for the mentally ill she couldn't just stand there she had to fix these conditions.
  • Good
  • Come on it's time for lunch
  • Dorothea is in the court room trying to tell the judge that the mentally ill aren't criminals they just have some disabilities and need to be treated with kindness.
  • Please lighten up these punishments make them less cruel especially for the mentally ill
  • Hmmmm
  • It seems like the judge is going to change the laws so that mentally ill are treated with kindness
  • Dorothea goes back to the jail to check on conditions and and they were a lot better then before the mentally ill were treated better and punishments weren't as severe
  • Dorothea decided to travel around and fight for other prisons to be like the one she teached at
  • Dorothea fought for prison reform until the day she died
  • Here lies Dorothea Dix 1802-1887
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