FIGHTING THE GOOD FIGHT

In the midst of this pandemic, the one weapon any of us can truly count on with any degree of confidence is our immune systems. On a good day, when one of us falls ill, maybe we get to see a doctor. On a really good day perhaps the doctor even provides some remedy to...

We Don’t Have The Vote

It seems election season is so contentious this year that people forget prisoners don’t get to vote. The two issues that we are constantly bombarded with are the presidential race and the selection of the latest Supreme Court justice. But just because we do not...

The Monopoly of Prison Phone Calls

The classic board game MONOPOLY is an American classic. It’s a game of strategy, deception, and control where a single winner flourishes while depriving and bankrupting other players. What if I told you that it wasn’t just a game? That if you or your loved...

The New Normal

Written May 21, 2020 We got our first word of the pandemic on March 13. That is the day prison authorities notified us that visiting all other programs were canceled indefinitely. We’d seen news coverage prior to that, but few of us had any idea of the scope of...