Missing property
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Jim was sent to VCBR this summer. His second box of property has never been given to him. Either the prison never sent it or VCBR is holding it.
Tricked by parole board
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Jim at VCBR says that a friend of his was told that he would be granted paraole if he went to VCBR. However, after he was shipped there, they told him they were looking to revoke the parole.
Reframing Barriers
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I am very honored to work for an organization whose mission is to end homelessness in the DMV. Homelessness often coexists with employment barriers, such as mental illness, addiction, and previous incarceration. Our employment center embraces a person-centered employment first model to facilitate participant stability. Employment First assumes that every participant is employable and has […]
denied use of JP5 player
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A man went to VCBR this summer from a prison. The prisons make available for purchase JP5 players. He brought it with him, but they said he couldn’t have it because it had a USB port. The prison allowed them!!
A wife’s heartache for a husband in VCBR
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Thoughts from one detained in a civil commitment facility
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I feel like I am walking on egg shells 3 feet thick. We are under the microscope 24/7. The treatment process is like brainwashing. They want to lay you down, cut you open, then scrape everything that’s inside out. Then they want to put back in what they want to be there. You fight to […]
Speak Up Minnesota
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The spark is catching. Read this powerful organizing appeal from a person living behind the walls in Minnesota and learn what Just future is doing to help. At Just Future Project we believe that the people closest to the problem are closest to the solution, but furthest from power and opportunity. We are trying to […]
Speak Up Minnesota
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The spark is catching. Read this powerful organizing appeal from a person living behind the walls in Minnesota and learn what Just future is doing to help. At Just Future Project we believe that the people closest to the problem are closest to the solution, but furthest from power and opportunity. We are trying to […]
Are We All Sex Offenders? | TEDx CUNY 2015
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Galen Baughman was the first person living on the registry to tell his story on the TED stage. We have included the text from his talk here along with the video.¬†   Are We All Sex Offenders? Galen Baughman | NYC 2015   Capture the audience‚Ķ   Three and a half years ago, I was […]
Are We All Sex Offenders?
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