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    In the News: Mothers in Prison

    This recent article, Mothers in Prison , by Nicholas Kristof of the New York Times highlights the increasing incarceration of women in prison and their stories. As one woman shared, “Prison got me sober, but it didn’t get me anywhere.” Kristof notes from his interview with her, “Each time she went to prison, she would get clean, and then once out she would return to drugs.” Kristof goes on to discuss discuss one potential alternative to imprisonment, a model program...
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