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New year, new outreach to mothers with sons involved in the justice system

As we approach 2018, I am excited to announce my new venture, the "Heart-to-Heart Speaking Tour" for churches in the Las Vegas area titled, "Mass Incarceration and its Effects on Families and Communities." The goal is to encourage churches to advocate for criminal justice reform and/or to consider a ministry to support/mentor those in jail… Continue reading New year, new outreach to mothers with sons involved in the justice system

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Commentary: “…(the visits) were demoralizing and demeaning.”

This revised commentary was part of OneMothersVoice podcast for the week of July 17, 2017. When my son was incarcerated during the 1980s and 1990s, I knew very little about the criminal justice system. I just knew that I hated the arduous visits to see him in jail or prisons. They were demoralizing and demeaning.… Continue reading Commentary: “…(the visits) were demoralizing and demeaning.”