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The Argument for NOT Abolishing Prison Labor | Noah Bergland

The Argument for NOT Abolishing Prison Labor | Noah Bergland

Posted on February 21, 2021

Recently, there’s been a movement to abolish prison labor. With prisoners getting paid pennies an hour and corporations profiting from prisoners’ labor, it may seem from the outside that abolishment…

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Badass Benevolence: Self-Compassion for Reformed Felons, Vets & You

Badass Benevolence: Self-Compassion for Reformed Felons, Vets & You

Posted on February 20, 2021

Think about the last time you messed something up. Or things went really wrong. How did you treat yourself? Did you show self-compassion? Did you give yourself kindness? Talk to…

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The Excruciating Pain that Connects Us | Noah Bergland

The Excruciating Pain that Connects Us | Noah Bergland

Posted on January 31, 2021

What do my addiction, incarceration, and the death of my father have in common? The pain. If I zoom out beyond my own life, I can see that divorce, mental…

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Love After Lockup | Christopher Warren

Love After Lockup | Christopher Warren

Posted on January 30, 2021

As inmates at the Yankton Federal Prison camp, one of our guilty pleasures was a show called Love After Lockup. Watching TV may seem like a simple thing, but prison…

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The Darkness and the Light | Mike Gardipee

The Darkness and the Light | Mike Gardipee

Posted on January 11, 2021

There have been two life-changing moments in my life: one led me into the darkness of addiction, and one that led me into the loving light of God. My journey…

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Managing My Mood | Noah Bergland

Managing My Mood | Noah Bergland

Posted on January 5, 2021

In prison, dealing with my mood swings was a major challenge. Other inmates regularly tested my patience, and I was confined to a negative environment. The lows felt so low…

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