Illustrations: Antoine Cossé

The American Businessman Who Went Through Hell in a Burmese Prison

How a pioneering hemp farmer got himself into—and out of—a horrific situation

It’s a bluebird December day in Colorado and John Todoroki is riding a high-speed chairlift to the top of Vail Mountain. At 10,000 feet, the air is so crisp, the skies so achingly blue, that it feels like the VIP section…