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Adventures in Teaching Yoga - Riker's Island (Liberation Prison Yoga)

In 30 years, the number of women in jail has increased by over 800% . Most of these women are imprisoned as a result of drug-related charges; however other leading causes of incarceration are immigration status issues.

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Men who abuse women and the women who castrate them

The recent Ray Rice scandal has once again opened our eyes to the horror that is domestic violence against women. The Rice video offered all who viewed it, a searing look into the window of domestic abuse. 458 more words

Domestic Violence

'Crime After Crime': An Inspiring Tale of Abuse, Injustice and a Fight for Freedom

“Crime After Crime is a legal thriller, a genre that is built on suspense, intrigue and discovery.” – Yoav Potash

Those who end up in the unlawful clutches of an almighty and complicated American ‘justice system’ rarely get out with any sort of ease or swiftness.

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