Profile, Pendarvis HarshawIn 2008, Reinaldi Gilder promised himself that he would never go back to jail. Since his release in December of that year, he’s not only managed to keep...

Story and Video, Valerie Klinker | New America MediaRight before her high school graduation, Danielle Dokes heard the news. Her dad was being released from prison. She thought her father...

Written and compiled by “Malik”SAN QUENTIN, Calif. -- Since 2006, the men of the Richmond Project – a group of inmates from Richmond who are now incarcerated at San Quentin...

Video, Street Soldiers Radio (106KMEL)North Richmond Night Walk July 13, 2012Richmond Ceasefire/Lifelines to Healing is a movement to stop the killings without sending more people to jail.Across the community- faith...

News Report, Donny LumpkinsEditor’s Note: Last October, California began implementation of AB109 and AB117, laws intended to reduce overcrowding in its state prisons. Since then, more than 22,400 inmates –...

Video, Street SoldiersSponsored by the City of Richmond, the 3-day Alive & Free Prescription Training works to change beliefs, attitudes, values and actions that promote violence. It is led by...

Video, Ann BassetteEDITOR'S NOTE: On a recent episode of KMEL Street Soldiers, husband and wife team Kevin Penn and Arlinda Love-Penn discuss their work with the Silence the Violence Movement...

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