#Prison

  • Article: Acid to Be Defined as 'Highly Dangerous Weapon' in the UK for the First Time
    Citizenship

    Acid to Be Defined as 'Highly Dangerous Weapon' in the UK for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 1, 2018

    There were over 400 recorded attacks in England and Wales in six months last year. Read more

  • Article: A Man Just Killed the Effort to Give Women in Arizona Prisons More Than 12 Pads Per Month
    Girls & Women

    A Man Just Killed the Effort to Give Women in Arizona Prisons More Than 12 Pads Per Month

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 13, 2018

    "[This is] such a glaring example of patriarchy.” Read more

  • Article: California Is on Fire — These Inmates Are Putting Out Flames for Just $1 an Hour
    Citizenship

    California Is on Fire — These Inmates Are Putting Out Flames for Just $1 an Hour

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 12, 2017

    Some inmates see the firefighting programs as an opportunity, others as slave labor. Read more

  • Article: This Ex-Gang Member Served 7 Years in Prison. 4 Years Later, He Has an Ivy League Master's Degree.
    Education

    This Ex-Gang Member Served 7 Years in Prison. 4 Years Later, He Has an Ivy League Master's Degree.

    By Meghan Werft|May 17, 2017

    “Education rehabilitated me.” Read more

  • Article: This Campaign Is Reuniting Jailed Black Mothers With Their Children for Mother’s Day
    Girls & Women

    This Campaign Is Reuniting Jailed Black Mothers With Their Children for Mother’s Day

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Here’s how you can help. Read more

  • Article: Inmates get $30 million in grants for college
    Education

    Inmates get $30 million in grants for college

    By Joe McCarthy|June 25, 2016

    President Obama earmarks funds for Pell Grants. Read more