The Prisonworld Radio Hour talks Education for Inmates with Dr Breea Willingham – Less than 2% of people in the United States have PhD’s. That small demographic of people tend to visit The Prisonworld Radio Hour for various reasons. The latest episode with co-hosts Rufus & Jenny Triplett, tackles education or lack of education within the prison system with author, professor and speaker, Dr. Breea Willingham.
One of the most controversial topics in the US for the last five years is the contemplation of regulation for the legalization of marijuana. Cannabis, the medical and technical term for the farmed herb, has numerous medicinal purposes. Various forms of the leaves from the female plant have healing chemical compounds beneficial to those who have chronic pain.
The Prisonworld Radio Hour, airing on the Prisonworld Radio Network, has interviewed guests on both sides of the argument. It is a topic of passionate conversation for those who are proponents of the legalization as well as those who oppose it. One thing that rings true with those on either side is that the realization of regulation may never come to pass in this century.(More)…
Have you ever wondered what would make you snap? There’s a very popular saying that you never know what someone is dealing with or that they might be at their breaking point so tread lightly. That’s exactly what some of these wild, crazy, zany and most definitely wacky cases are about on this episode. Co-hosts Jenny and Rufus Triplett talk about cases where couples
Looking for FREE copies of literature to send inmates? Great becasue inmates are always looking for something to read. SOON carries real life stories from people around the world. It’s an easy read, especially for those learning English or have a hard time with reading.(More)…
Torture in our Prisons and Jails
he news media was focused this week about the CIA, interrogations, and torture. Many Americans are shocked at the actions of the CIA, but you do not have to look at the CIA for examples of torture by Americans. Every month, inmates in the United States suffer from intentional and gross negligent actions of prison guards.(More)…
Surviving Marriage with Ronnie and Lamar Tyler [Black and Married with Kids]
When you think about marriage you can’t help but think about how bad of a state it is in as far as couples staying together. Positive images of marriages are few, far and in between, especially ones belonging to African-American couples. One couple, Ronnie and Lamar Tyler, is shedding light on a different side of what we see on reality TV.
There is almost nothing worse you can do besides for scamming inmate’s families who are desperately seeking legitimate help. Daryl Baptiste, a former inmate, has done just that. After release from a Georgia State Prison in December of 2010, he formed a company, Parole Advocates, with designs of helping inmates receive an early parole. His entire set up was a scam. He charged unsuspecting people extravagant fees for services which the services were never completed. He has a few complaints on the BBB (Better Business Bureau) and citizen complaints which lead to this Fox 5 I-Team investigation.(More)…
Former Mayor Ray Nagin started serving a 10 year prison sentence in September of 2014. Joining a list of mayors that have found themselves on the other side of the law, we welcome them to Prisonworld.(More)…
The Prisonworld Radio Hour Converses with Officer Shafiq Abdussabur
What happens when the job you hold so near and dear in order to protect and serve the public becomes controversial? What happens when the color of your skin puts you at odds with the code of the force? Co-hosts, Jenny and Rufus Triplett, get into a deep conversation with New Haven, CT Law Enforcement Officer, Shafiq Abdussabur and no subject is off limits. From racial profiling to what is going on in Ferguson, MO, the conversation gets deep, edgy and as always, stays informative. It’s an interview you do not want to miss.
The Prisonworld Radio Hour discusses Life after Divorce Court with Judge Mablean
A Special Relationship Edition
What happens when marriages go sour? They most often times end in divorce. Presiding over Divorce Court for seven seasons was none other than Judge Mablean Ephraim. She took time out of her busy schedule while shooting her new show, Justice with Judge Mablean, to chat with co-hosts Jenny and Rufus Triplett about marriage and relationships on a special edition of The Prisonworld RadioHour.