Incarcerated for 25 years and out to bring humanity to an inhumane “justice” system.

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Were we sent to prison for rehabilitation or retaliation?

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“The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.” John Milton, Paradise Lost

Prison-wide solitary is the punishment of choice

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This is how the juvenile ‘justice’ system shapes adult criminals

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‘And we’re the ones who pay for it,’ says one prisoner


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More Than Our Crimes

Rob Barton has been incarcerated for 25 years. Pam Bailey is his collaborator/editor. Learn more at

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