#Prison

  • 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