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Incarceration

  1. all in the family
    ‘I Told Her I’ll Wear Two Masks’Three mothers discuss being unable to visit their incarcerated loved ones.
  2. coronavirus
    A Mother in Federal Prison Has Died of the CoronavirusAndrea Circle Bear is the first woman in federal custody to die from COVID. Advocates say she could have been saved.
  3. "influencers"
    The Women of ‘Prison YouTube’These channels help formerly incarcerated women gain support systems that may be too uncomfortable or difficult to forge in the real world.
  4. crime
    A Trans Woman Was Found Dead in Her Rikers Cell. Her Family Wants Answers.Layleen Polanco died in solitary confinement. She was being held on $500 bond.
  5. how i get it done day
    Meet an Activist Who Has Devoted Her Life to Helping Incarcerated Women“When you give a woman a chance, you’re changing the world.”
  6. lawsuits
    NYPD Accused of Forcing Woman to Give Birth While Chained to Bed“Shortly after she gave birth, NYPD officers again shackled her… Ms. Doe struggled to feed her new baby with one arm.”