Letters from Inside

A Gazette series
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The "Letters from Inside" award-winning Gazette series was edited by Revan Schendler of the Elm Street Think Tank, which meets inside the Greenfield Jail. The series, which ran in December 2015, consists of letters from seven inmates to readers of the Gazette to challenge common stereotypes about prisoners. Their letters appear below:
 

How and why: An introduction to the series

 

Erikah A. Carter: Whose body is this?

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Devin Hurlburt: Coming to grips with myself

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Jeremiah Longe: Where are the monsters?

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Joseph Kuntz: A constant crippling pain

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Ricky Aviles: Facing stigma head on

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Clay Perry: The new norm

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Kerry S. Williamson: Anger mismanagement

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Gazette editorial: 'Letters from Inside' give reasons for compassion for inmates

 

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