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Life After Prison

Out Of Prison, But Not Free (VIDEO)

Colorlines | Kai Wright | Posted 07.31.2014 | Black Voices

Most of us understand how hard it is for someone to resume life after a stint of incarceration. We’ve heard about the profound barriers ex-offenders...

The New Assault on Formerly Incarcerated Individuals

Marc Mauer | Posted 09.28.2013 | Politics
Marc Mauer

If policymakers are not moved by hungry children and unfair consequences for communities of color, they should at least be persuaded by this: Bans on public benefits for formerly incarcerated individuals are counterproductive.

Life After Prison: How One Man Found Redemption Through Fatherhood

Tom Matlack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Matlack

When Abrigal Forrester got out of prison, he immediately got a job as a janitor at MIT, and ultimately became Program Coordinator for Street Safe Boston, an organization working to reduce violence in the most dangerous areas of the city.