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Facing Life in Prison at 17, I Got a Second Chance

Tyrone Walker shares his experience finding second chances in.…

April 3, 2023


Returning to Jail as a Free Man

Colie "Shaka" Long describes his experience returning to the D.C. Jail for the first time as a free man and speaking at the Prison Scholars Program End of Semester.…

January 19, 2023


Finding a Way to Be Somebody During and After Incarceration

Prison makes you feel like a nobody. Arlando "Tray" Jones III shares his journey to prove to himself and the world that he his.…

November 3, 2022


Finding My Place After 37 Years In Prison

Arlando "Tray" Jones III describes the everyday struggles and joys in his first weeks of freedom since he was 16 years.…

October 11, 2022