Additional Resources

Other books-to-prisoners programs


Suggested reading


Websites

Pennsylvania

National

  • http://www.prisontalk.com: an extensive web community for prisoners and families of prisoners
  • www.sentencingproject.org: clearinghouse of news and information about incarceration in America
  • www.realcostofprisons.org: a national organization working to end mass incarceration. Site includes comics, writing and music “from the inside.”
  • www.criticalresistance.org: a movement to end the prison industrial complex by creating healthy, stable communities “that respond to harm without relying on imprisonment and punishment.”
  • www.prisonpolicy.org: Prison Policy Initiative, researches and documents the impact of mass incarceration on individuals, communities, and national welfare
  • http://www.bjs.gov: The Federal Bureau of Justice statistics
  • www.prisonlegalnews.org: an independent monthly magazine that provides review and analysis of prisoner rights, court rulings and news concerning prison-related issues
  • www.prisonactivist.org: Prison Activist Resource Center, a prison abolitionist group
  • www.nonewprisons.org: a collaboration of citizens and groups opposing new prison construction and expansion
  • http://1in100.wordpress.com: a blog dedicated to shedding light on the prison problem in America