In 2014, I married a man who is currently in prison. Through that journey I have witnessed and experienced the depth of dehumanization the prison system produces, and how ineffective it is for healing, repairing harm, accountability, or helping people become productive citizens when they rejoin society. You can read a bit about my experience here:
- How it Really Feels to Be a Prison Wife
- To My Woo-Woo Friends: Being the Change is Not Enough
- What I Learned Volunteering in Prison for Six Months
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