Monthly Archives: April 2011

The only people glad to see us get out

As one female inmate once told me several years ago: “KC, don’t you get it? The only ones glad to see us get out of prison are our pimps and drug dealers.”

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The Dream Rangers: The courage to follow your dream

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We have taken a wrong turn

January 17, 1961, President Dwight Eisenhower warned the U.S. of something he described as a threat to democratic government. He called this threat the “military-industrial complex”, a union of defense contractors and the armed forces. Eisenhower said, in part: “In … Continue reading

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A reality check

On a per capita basis, the comparison to other nations is not flattering…. Florida incarceration rate: 867 inmates (men, women and children) per 100,000 citizens United States incarceration population rate: 740 inmates (men, women and children) per 100,000 citizens Current … Continue reading

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All is One

In the beginning there was The Rider                                                                   … Continue reading

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