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Lawrence Bartley is the Director of “News Inside” the Izzy Award-winning, print publication of The Marshall Project which is distributed in hundreds of prisons and jails throughout the United States. He holds an advanced degree in Professional Studies from New York Theological Seminary and a B.S. from Mercy College. Bartley serves on the Board of Directors of the Prisoner Legal Services and Rehabilitation Through the Arts, and on the advisory board for the Parole Preparation Project and Panacea Video. Previously, Lawrence co-founded Forgotten Voices and its successor Voices From Within, which highlights individual stories of redemption through short film. Lawrence is an accomplished public speaker and writer who has provided multimedia content for CNN, PBS, NBC Nightly News, MSNBC, the NY Emmy-winning three-part series “Drama in the Big House", NPR’s “All Things Considered,” WNYC’s Death, Sex and Money podcast, TED and more.
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News Inside May 5
Tips on how to protect yourself from the virus within the limits of prison or jail.
News Inside May 5
Issue 4 of News Inside features a prison-specific coronavirus survival guide and results from our groundbreaking political survey of incarcerated people.
Coronavirus April 7
“If there’s one thing people who spent a long time in prison have acquired, it’s the ability to adapt.”
Election 2020 March 12
Respondents who’ve spent decades behind bars were more politically engaged than their peers, but they’re also the most cynical.
Election 2020 March 12
Many incarcerated white people said they'd re-elect the president—if given the chance.
Election 2020 March 11
We asked incarcerated people to weigh in on the biggest issue facing the country today. Here is what they said.
Election 2020 March 11
More than 8,000 people responded to a first-of-its-kind political survey. Here is what they said.
News Inside February 4
In the runup to the 2020 presidential election, our latest issue of News Inside explores the political opinions of incarcerated people.
News Inside October 24, 2019
The second edition of The Marshall Project's print publication explores the concept of freedom: mental, physical and spiritual.