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‘This is what public safety looks like’: Survivors Speak 2018

By: Michael

02-May-2018

‘This is what public safety looks like’: Survivors Speak 2018 Survivors Speak California is an annual convention where hundreds of crime survivors from across California gather at the […]

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Louisiana Correctional Institute for Women & Elayn Hunt Correctional Facility, Louisiana

By: Susan

24-Apr-2018

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Louisiana Correctional Institute for Women & Elayn Hunt Correctional Facility, Louisiana I recently visited two prisons in Louisiana, where I had an opportunity to […]

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Albany County Correctional Facility, Albany, NY

By: Susan

20-Apr-2018

I recently returned from Albany where I visited with a group of 20 women who were in a drug rehab program at Albany County Correctional Facility, along with […]

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, Chicago

By: Susan

09-Apr-2018

  Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, Chicago This blog posting is part of an ongoing series following our founder Susan Burton as she tours prisons, […]

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Denver County Jail

By: Susan

19-Mar-2018

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Denver County Jail This blog posting is part of an ongoing series following our founder Susan Burton as she tours prisons, jails and re-entry […]

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Women’s Community Correctional Center, Kailua, Hawaii

By: Susan

13-Mar-2018

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Women’s Community Correctional Center, Kailua, Hawaii This blog posting is part of an ongoing series following our founder Susan Burton as she tours prisons, […]

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Taconic Correctional Facility, New York

By: Susan

08-Feb-2018

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Taconic Correctional Facility, New York Susan Burton is touring prisons, jails and re-entry programs across America with her book, “Becoming Ms. Burton.” She will […]

LaTonya’s Story

By: Michael

09-Sep-2017

LaTanya’s Story: After I came to A New Way of Life, at first, the hardest thing was to get my ID. After being incarcerated for 28 years, there […]

ANWOL Champion: Lily Gonzalez

By: Michael

20-Jul-2017

A New Way of Life’s Community Organizer, Lily Gonzalez, is a grad student, mom, JustUS Voices storyteller and blogger for La Comadre. She began working at A New […]

Ban the Box: What You Need to Know

By: Michael

06-Jan-2017

I sat down today with our Community Organizer, Amber Rose Howard, to talk about “Ban the Box,” officially known as the Fair Chance Hiring Ordinance. As its name […]

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