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The Storm Is Over

Kathy Kelly | Posted 06.14.2015 | World
Kathy Kelly

Lightning flashed across Kentucky skies a few nights ago. "I love storms," said my roommate, Gypsi, her eyes bright with excitement. Thunder boomed over the Kentucky hills and Atwood Hall, here in Lexington, KY's federal prison.

Prison Labor BOOMS Despite High Unemployment

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 12.10.2012 | Crime

The American government has been critical of China's forced-labor policies, but the United States has a burgeoning prison labor pool of its own. Ru...

South Carolina Shows How Far We Have to Go

Rev. Jesse Jackson | Posted 03.18.2012 | Business
Rev. Jesse Jackson

The next time you attend a graduation, remember that the gowns worn by the graduates are likely to have been made by South Carolina prison labor.