How Thailand's Most Notorious Prison Became a Fight Club
Killers, armed robbers, and drug dealers in Thailand's notorious Klong Prem prison have one shot at honor, money, and maybe even freedom – fighting Western pros in jail-yard matches.
In 33 years as a Greenpeace captain, Pete Willcox has battled environmental offenders around the world. He has occupied a Turkish power plant, was nearly blown up by French operatives, and, most recently, landed in a Russian prison for protesting Arctic drilling. Even he admits it might all be a lost cause. But he's not about to quit now.
In an exclusive interview with the first person to talk to castaway José Salvador Alvarenga after 13 months adrift in the Pacific, we get a glimpse of who he is, what he went through in his 6,000-mile journey, and how he's reconnecting with his family.
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