A Veteran of War, Now A Tortured Man in A Cage

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An Iraq War Veteran, now in jail, shares what War really does to the mind of a man.

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Revisiting the Deceitful Street Where I am From

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John Rodriguez paints a snapshot of the deceitful streets of Los Angeles.

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New Years in The Tank: Transmissions from The 12th Circle

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New Years comes and goes for everyone. Though..it’s a bit different in a concrete box.

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Experimenting With My Life

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Can you get something from nothing?

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Poetry in Exile

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Nature inspires us all. Even in the cold confines of Prison.

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Neglecting Neuroscience Has Criminal Consequences for Youth

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The high rates of neurodevelopmental disorders among young people in custody show more must be done to resolve the problems that lead them there.

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All My Life

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For some, years can pass before they are ready for their story to be heard, for the pain to escape, for life to begin again.

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Echoes of Incarceration

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From the folks at Sesame Street, an eye-opening look at the lives of 5 young filmmakers whose parents are incarcerated.

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The Doctor is in

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The oldest man on the cell block is also a first timer who is learning how to be in the here and now.

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I Remember

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Memory can be an intense rush of emotional turmoil. When a family member is incarcerated, memories can be uncomfortable company.

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Secret Policy

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For those who attempt to navigate the labyrinth of law and court

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A Man Wrongfully Incarcerated Becomes a Prison Reformer

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After spending 16 years wrongfully incarcerated, Jeffrey Deskovic could have re-entered society bitter and downtrodden. Instead, he began to exhaustively work to help others in his situation.

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He Deserves To Live

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However, the health care industry in the USA might make a different decision.

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On Prison Reform

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Keep fewer behind bars and offer opportunities for self-rehabilitation

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700,000 Ways We Can Invest in Our Future Every Year

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The case for a mandatory healing and humanization program for the incarcerated

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Take a Moment to Listen

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Listen to the words, don’t read them with your eyes. Read them with your voice. Read these words and feel.

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