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

Tyrone Walker shares his experience finding second chances in prison.

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 Celebration.

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 somebody.

November 3, 2022