PTG … Post Traumatic Growth … by Ken Abraham

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Featured, Other Issues, Police Brutality, Prison Abuse, Take Action Now!, War on Drugs |

PTG … Post Traumatic Growth … by Ken Abraham   We all know about PTSD; I have been diagnosed with it. IL have nightmares about being attacked by people in uniforms, an aftereffect of being beaten by prison guards while handcuffed and being unable to get anyone to hold them accountable.  But I dare say that I also have PTG! What is that? It is learning from the experience and moving on. It is turning lemons into lemonade.    So,...

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Mass Incarceration: The Whole Pie 2017 – All the Facts and Figures on Prison Population

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in Featured, Other Issues |

Ken’s Comments:   The prison population is down slightly, bur nearly just as many in the system [probation and parole] as 5 years ago. You MUST open the article and see the charts. Click on those little arrows! This report offers some much needed clarity by piecing together this country’s disparate systems of confinement. The American criminal justice system holds more than 2.3 million people in 1,719 state prisons, 102 federal...

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