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Jail and Prison: Opportunity of a Lifetime
Price: Free! Words: 80,970. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
One of the most tragic lost opportunities in the world is the time men and women piddle away during their incarceration. Countless political and spiritual leaders have been nurtured, incubated, and birthed in the womb of various correctional facilities and even concentration camps. But most inmates have little motivation or understanding of what to do with this valuable asset. Hence this book.
Best Podcasts: The Digital Divide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
An annotated guide to 22 podcasts on the topics of economic class, ageism, and people who are incarcerated. Recommended apps for listening are included, along with the benefits of podcasts. This guide is for anyone interested in podcasts on these topics and for those who recommend podcasts to others.
There's No Skateboarding In Jail
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,700. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On the night of February 19, 1999, Daniel Dufresne, while intoxicated crashed his pickup truck into 13th Division Police Station nearly killing one of his best friends. Subsequently he was sentenced to one year in jail.
In Prison with Martha Stewart
Series: The Griot Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
In this book, RHONDA TURPIN captures the reader with this heartwarming story of her personal life and experiences, and offers us a true-life glimpse of prison life. She intertwines the events which led to her arrival at Alderson Federal Prison Camp, in Alderson West Virginia, with the day-to-day schedule, and departure, of Ms. Stewart from prison.
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn When You Download Your Copy Today • How Jim Crow Laws Have Evolved Through American History • The Reason Why America Has The Highest Incarceration Rate • Learn How The war On Drugs Was Set Up To Target Minorities
Building A Movement To End The New Jim Crow: An Organizing Guide
Price: Free! Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Expanding on the call to action in Michelle Alexander's acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this accessible organizing guide puts tools in your hands to help you and your group understand how to make meaningful, effective change. It's packed with stories and practical tips and techniques for building a group, pick an issue, and building campaigns to help bring down the New Jim Crow.
A Whole Other World "Life in the Shadows of Prison"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
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Vietnam vet Carter takes a job as a prison guard, immersing himself in the world of hardened inmates, cramped cells and locked doors. He learns the routines, uncovers the deceptions and takes on the challenges of prison life. Inmates lie, cheat, steal, gamble, and commit assault and rape—all daily occurrences faced by the correctional staff. To survive, Carter must earn the inmates’ respect
Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 49,940. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Shackled and Chained, Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America is a thorough examination of mass incarceration, its causes and consequences. Eugene Puryear examines the evolution of mass incarceration as a product of U.S. monopoly capitalism and a result of the bipartisan political system’s needs.
Slave To The Farm
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true tale of a teenage girl who, in 1983, refused to go to school and became a ward of Quebec’s juvenile system, eventually making her way to The Farm. It questions the use of incarceration as a means of dealing with youth protection cases, and it offers a rare glimpse inside one of Quebec’s oldest juvenile detention centres.
How To Get Out Of Prison - Federal Lawsuit Edition
Price: $150.00 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Litigation
How To Get Out Of Prison - Federal Lawsuit Edition, shows you, literally, how to get out of federal custody. This powerful ebook is applicable to all federal inmates. Get a loved one out of prison with this ebook. I give eight different loopholes in the law that will get anyone out of custody.