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Biden/Harris For President- Protect The Voices of the People by Ruth Utnage

Our Democracy is under direct threat because of Trump and his sycophantic cabinet. I didn’t believe that 2-3 years ago. If you go back and read other content from me I’ve been a Trump economy supporter but a Trump cabinet disapproval list, if that’s a word. Until recently. Trump’s true colors shined for me glaringly …

The Permenter Affect by Marshall Byers

I felt a shift beneath my feet the day Miss Permenter hit the streets. Planet earth gained a beautiful human. In fact, I’ve seen her dancing on the tops of every skyscraper downtown Seattle. You go girl! She has a magnetic personality. I think she is made of three parts glitter, two parts pizzazz, and …

 The Intimacy Of Eating Together and COVID Protocols    by    Ruth Utnage COVID-19 has really caused changes within the prison system that I’m not sure outweigh the dangers COVID presents. As inmates our sources of support are heavily dependent on other inmates, I’ll speak for myself here, my sources of day-to-day support relies heavily …

 Anterior Cingulate and Prisoners    by    Ruth Utnage “The anterior cingulate becomes activated when we see others with angry facial expressions…” (Louis Cozolino, “The Neuroscience of Human Relationships” pg. 107)I read this line and chuckled to myself. Prison is chalked full of angry facial expressions and I wonder what the long-term impacts of exposure …