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Reporting to beat of years past

“Good ol’ days” is how they are affectionately remembered by some in this business, and for good reason: They damn-sure were.

Days when:

A back pocket contained, say, a pack of Teaberry chewing gum or an extra notebook, anything other than a rectangular electronic device emitting irritating beeps and chimes and whatnot. 561 more words


I’m most thankful for the dedication and passion of the LKC staff and volunteers. They make the difference! -Ed Nickel, Board Member

Eze Redwood, Google Fellow: 

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From the Staff | In Solidarity

In light of recent events that have exposed the appalling reality of racism and marginalization at Yale, Margins stands in solidarity with the voices of students of color on our campus, particularly those of women. 185 more words

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Letters From Angels: Anyone Can Write a Letter

Yesterday’s blog post was a poem and drawing sent to us by Ron in Florida. I showed my 82-year old aunt Nancy the picture, because she loves to see the artwork that prisoners send in. 253 more words

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Good night, North

by Fariha Tamboli and Lei Lei Wu

“You snooze, you lose” is the mantra of North’s students. Students are constantly drowned in schoolwork, sports, and clubs, and they are overwhelmed trying to balance all their commitments. 539 more words


Postage Campaign - Please Donate and Share

We’re needing some help with postage! Since our recent listing in the PARC (Prison Activist Resource Center) Directory, the mail has just exploded and we have well over 300 on our waiting list. 79 more words

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Bumps, Scares, Spooks...and Midterms? - Editor In Chief Message for October 2015

October. The month where the cold starts kicking in, the middle of the semester where two to three paged papers are due on the same night, scares are kicking in for Halloween…and the usual pumpkin flavored everything hitting store shelves and restaurants. 297 more words

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