Prison Focus Mailbox #12 CIVIL DEATH BY INDEFINITE SENTENCING Hear from Kieth at California Medical Facility. August 27, 2020. Research proves that the odds of recidivism decrease with age. Adults 45 and older are less likely to recidivate and far more vulnerable to Covid-19 than those 45 years and younger . Prisons are ill equipped to care for individuals experiencing age-related decline and related chronic medical conditions. At what point does punishment become the crime? Liberate Our Elders! Produced by Kim Pollak. Read by Jaana T. To hear the full song "Abolish It", look for Min. King X aka General Pyeface on itunes.
Jose Villarreal speaks on the historic California Hunger Strikes, of which he was a part. This is part 2 of a conversation with Jose Villarreal and PF Radio host Nube Brown in January of 2020.
Prison Focus Mailbox #11 Staff shortages lead to parole obstructions during pandemic, June 22, 2020 Delayed psych evaluations lead to postponed parole hearings and another obstruction to going home, as California prisons remain over crowded despite over 11,000 confirmed cases of Covid as of September, 2020.
Prison Focus Mailbox #15 An update from RJ Donovan State Prison, August 23, 2020. Like Cointelpro, CA Dept of Corrections and so-called Rehabilitation uses the Divide and Conquer strategy to make sure their prisons never sit empty, and some people will never go home. To learn more about 1030s (Confidential Information Disclosure Forms) and the harm being done through the use of unreliable information by California officials, watch "They Still Use 1030s To Jam the Door" on the KAGE Universal Youtube channel, or read "The History of Debriefing" by Louis Powell, in Prison Focus Issue 35. (prisons.org/newsletter)
PF Mailbox #10 A bit about Michael_Salinas Valley Prison, August 16, 2020 Michael at Salinas Valley Prison shares shares his story.
Prison Focus Mailbox #9 Why aren't they letting out the elders? July 20, 2020 Read by Watani Stiner.
Prison Focus Mail Box #8 Jose at CSP - Solano, August 16, 2020 A family man with serious health issues trying to return to his children and wife, alive. You can listen to the complete song, Abolish it, and more from Min. King X aka Pyeface on itunes.
Prison Focus Mailbox #7 Covid-19 at CA State Prison-Los Angeles, May 16, 2020