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After Prison, I Became a Better Dad
“Even when a parent has been part of a child’s pain, that parent’s love can still be the antidote.”
, as told to
I Thought I Knew My Father, Then I Met Him in Prison
“In a way, it was like seeing myself clearly for the first time.”
December 11, 2015
My Wife and Child Died on the Way Home From Visiting Me in Prison
On loss behind bars.
October 18, 2015
For Men in Prison, Child Support Becomes a Crushing Debt
New regulations would give parents in prison the right to pause child support payments, but opponents say it undercuts welfare reform.
May 8, 2015
The New Mothers of Bedford Hills
A look back at one photographer’s images of motherhood in prison.
February 25, 2015
A Boy Among Men
What happens when you throw a teenager into an adult prison? Guess.