Shane Bauer, Mother Jones reporter, gets a job at private prison, Winn Correctional Center in Winnfield, Louisiana. This is what he reported from the inside.
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Journalist Gets Inside Look as a Prison Guard for 4 Months

It’s almost unthinkable for a reporter to get an inside look at a prison. And, it’s almost just as impossible for most people to ever truly know what life is like in prison for guards and inmates. But, one journalist defied the unthinkable. He got a job on the inside as a prison guard, cracking […]

Advocates are trying to get legislation passed that limits the amount of time an inmate can spend in solitary confinement. Wisconsin Department of Corrections solitary confinement cell.
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Activists Take 150-Mile Walk to End Solitary Confinement

On Saturday, dozens of peace activists ended a 150-mile walk to a Northwestern Illinois federal prison. They were protesting solitary confinement, according to the WQAD article: Activists walk 150 miles to protest at Thomson Prison The Walk included about 50 protesters from Voices for Creative Nonviolence, a Chicago-based group. It began on Saturday, May 28th, continued […]

Is Nutraloaf and other prison food cruel and unusual punishment?
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How Much Would You Pay to Eat ‘Orange is the New Black’ Prison Food?

How much would you pay to eat prison food at an actual restaurant? Well, a Singapore restaurant has been wondering just that. So, it’s owners decided to test it out. They’re turning Orange is the New Black, America’s “favorite show to binge watch” into a place where diners can sit down… and binge eat. This […]

The Martin Sheen production Hard Evidence: O.J. Is Innocent reveals O.J. son, Jason Simpson, as the true killer of Nicole Brown-Simpson and Ron Goldman.
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Famous Prisoners: O.J. Is Innocent and I Can Prove It

Famous Prisoners Series – Who really murdered Nicole Brown-Simpson and Ronald Goldman on the fateful night of June 12, 1994? Well, according to ex-LAPD cop and old friend of O.J. Simpson, Ron Shipp, The Juice is the true killer. But, according to Texas private investigator, William C. Dear: “O.J. Is Innocent and I Can Prove […]

Shaylene "Blue" Graves committed suicide at CIW just six days before her scheduled release.
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Another Inmate Commits Suicide at CIW… Just 6 Weeks before Her Release Date

Erika Rocha and Shaylene “Blue” Graves both committed suicide at CIW this year. Why are there so many suicides at CIW, and what can be done about it? CORONA, Calif. – June 8, 2016 – PRLog — There has been yet another suicide reported at the Correctional Institute for Women in Corona, CA, otherwise known […]

Destiny - Step into Your Purpose by T.D. Jakes
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Destiny: Step into Your Purpose by T.D. Jakes

The following was shared with me by my cousin, Dajuan First-Class, an inmate in a CDCR institution. It’s an excerpt from the T.D. Jakes book entitled Destiny: Step into Your Purpose: These same words, “ne plus ultra“, also have been stamped on the minds of many men and women who have great potential but who […]