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The Progressive: On the Hard Path to Prison Reform

On the Hard Path to Prison Reform: An Interview with Heather Ann Thompson, November 2017

Published in 2016, University of Michigan historian Heather Ann Thompson’s Pulitzer-prize-winning history of the 1971 Attica Prison Uprising, Blood In the Water, was released in paperback this fall. 54 more words

Erik Gunn

California Inmate Death Investigated As Possible Homicide

IONE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at a Northern California prison as a possible homicide.

The Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation says Wayne Bradley was found unresponsive in his cell at Mule Creek State Prison around 2:30 a.m. 66 more words

California News

Man Linked To Art Heist Seeks Prison Release In Weapons Case

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut and AP) – A reputed Connecticut mobster who authorities say is the last surviving person of interest in the largest art heist in U.S. 130 more words

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When The Amazing God Acts Amazingly

Devotion for Saturday November 14, 2017

Topic: When The Amazing God Acts Amazingly

Text: Act 12:1 – 17

When God intervenes in some precarious cases, it leaves us speechless, amazed, astonished and perplexed. 356 more words

Christianity

Corpses on the River Ganges

Corpses on the River Ganges


streams coalesce; levitate corpses | tunnels navigate conscious channels
bloated fetuses float in mercurial silica reflections
clean the Ganges with antiseptic; kill all the fish… 309 more words

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WAKE ME WHEN WE GET THERE

Hope, as translated in the Message version of the Bible, is ‘keeping alert to what God will do next’. (Romans 5:5) We know that God is involved in our lives. 592 more words

Many more Chapters ready and waiting

If you haven’t been following my other blog, the serialisation of my book “A Fruit Cake Just Exploded” I am up to Chapter Thirty… 49 more words

Creative Writing