Our October discussion topic was on Prison Reform. This is something a member of our group has long been passionate about (see his book recommendations below). While prison is something I thankfully did not have to experience, the more I read about the topic the more fascinating — and frustrating — it became to see how this system perpetuates itself. Several thoughtful pieces below describe this quandary in detail, and at the same time offer guideposts for change and healing.

Here’s our starter list: