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Mental Struggles

By: Joseph Green In this post I want to be honest and transparent about my own personal mental struggles in hopes of shining the light on the struggles that so many others endure in my situation and even those who are not incarcerated. Yet they are apprehensive to talk about it. Prison is a very […]

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Exodus from the Democratic Party-Pt 1

By: Richard Dyer-Bey In this article I will be objective to both sides — Democrats and Republicans. Although, in certain parts I will express in these modern days how the Democratic party has and are taking your vote for granted. In the year 2016, the United States Democratic Party was dealt its greatest historical blow […]

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Living a Life on Hold

I am unfinished. At fifty two, I am the owner of a life that feels unlived. There is a tension that runs through my days like a rubber band stretched from this moment all the way back through the years to that moment in August 1987 when two gunshots changed my life forever. At some […]

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Dear Friends, Family, and Followers…-Quentin X

Dear Friends, family and Followers, From behind these walls. From the depth of our souls. From the place where GOD lives within us…., We chant so that our Ancestors hear US! “BLACK LIVES MATTER”. May our voices echo loosening the Earth’s foundation where our ancestors are buried. We ask that they come and be with […]

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Family & Friend Support Pt 2-Joseph

Dear Readers, The one thing many prisoners yearn for is support from family and friends. When many of us came to prison, we were forced to be alone. And for many of us that unknown experience is scary. Support in most cases is given in the beginning of our sentence but as the days and […]

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Family & Friend Support-Jerome Walker

My name is Jerome Walker, but most people call me Don’Jay or DJ for short. I am here to talk about how essential it is to having family & friends support while being in prison. I During my first 5 years in prison, I had little to no family support due to the crime I […]