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Here is most of the founding team of Constructing Our Future, posing for a group photo inside the Indiana Women’s Prison. (Photograph provided by Andrew Falk)

Constructing a better future

Re-entry program gaining momentum in IndyBy: Andrew Hoff | Echo The American criminal justice system is highly ineffective. According to the National Institute of Justice, within three years of release, 67.8 percent of formerly-incarcerated people were rearrested, either breaking their parole or committing new crimes. After five years, the rate increases to […]

by · March 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Chorale ministers to incarcerated persons

Chorale ministers to incarcerated persons

What happened when the Taylor Chorale entered a maximum security prison?By Elizabeth Carrier | Contributor I’ve watched the musical “Chicago” once or twice, so I felt like I had a pretty good understanding of what prison was like. On Dec. 6, I found out that I was very wrong. Unlike […]

by · December 8, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials