The prison conversation we need, happening right now

Posted by on Mar 30, 2014 | Comments Off on The prison conversation we need, happening right now

This week, the North Country is opening the conversations about prisons wide open, with a series of public conversations and on-air program...

Read More

Prison Time interview with NYN’s Matt Ryan

Posted by on Dec 23, 2013 | Comments Off on Prison Time interview with NYN’s Matt Ryan

I sat down last week with Matt Ryan, host of WMHT public television’s New York Now to talk about the Prison Time Media Project, what...

Read More

Obama administration makes symbolic drug war pardons

Posted by on Dec 20, 2013 | 1 comment

President Barack Obama used his Christmas pardons to send yet another signal that his administration is deeply unhappy with the drug-war...

Read More

Why we don’t talk about prisons in the North Country

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 | 13 comments

Here’s one of the raw truths of being a reporter.  Sometimes you tell stories — hopefully rich, involved, compelling stories...

Read More

Kickstarter: You did it. Now we’ll do it.

Posted by on Aug 31, 2013 | 3 comments

Our huge nationwide Kickstarter push ended yesterday and it wrapped up in joyous fashion.  After weeks of talking with supporters,...

Read More

Support for Prison Time

Support for the Prison Time Media Project is provided by the Prospect Hill Foundation, the David Rockefeller Fund, the NY Council for the Humanities and by numerous individual donors via Kickstarter. Special assistance provided by the Adirondack Community Trust.