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WWNG Up, Inc. Founder Gale Muhammed Interview


"A prison sentence can ultimately turn into a death sentence..."
In this interview with The College of New Jersey Graduate Student and prisoner rights advocate, Rashida Ricketts, WWNG Up, Inc. President & Founder Gale Muhammed shares her heartbreaking story which became the driving force in the creation of WWNG Up, Inc., and her mission to transform the criminal justice system.

WWNG Up, Inc. With A Seat At The Table ~ White House Panel Discussion, Prison Reform Summit 2018

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The panel discussion for bill, the 'Prison Reform and Redemption Act', which would require the federal prison system to evaluate inmates after sentencing and provide services to help them avoid becoming repeat offenders, including drug treatment, job training and mental health counseling.

For Mothers In Jail Or Prison Being Locked Up Is Twice As Hard

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What Kathy Morse remembers most from her years in jail and prison is that she missed her children... Between 1980 and 2014, the number of incarcerated women in the United States increased more than 700 percent, rising from from a total of 26,378 in 1980 to 222,061 in 2014, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics in Washington, D.C.

So Proud! WWNG Up, Inc. 15-year Inside/Out Rep Recieves Bachelor's Degree

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Released after 30 years of incarceration, Antonne Henshaw recieves BA from Rutgers University!  The New Jersey Scholarship and Transformative Education in Prisons Consortium (NJ-STEP) is an association of higher education institutions in New Jersey that works in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Corrections and State Parole Board.

WWNG Up, Inc. Statement In Support of NJ Assembly Bill A1986, October 15, 2018

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Statement in support of NJ Assembly Bill A1986 before the Chairman and Members of the Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee 

Congratulations, Topeka K. Sam!

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A warm congratulations to Topeka K. Sam, Dignity Director at #CUT50, on her new book! We are proud of our association with Topekam a dynamic Social Justice Warrior nationally, and in our community. "Mass incarceration is the civil rights crisis of our time. The racial disparities pervasive in our justice system compound at every juncture: African Americans are more likely to be stopped by police, arrested, detained before trial, and given harsher sentences than whites. Worse, the disparities in our justice system perpetuate racial inequity in our society more broadly."

WWNG Up, Inc. President & Founder Gale Muhammad Interview With CNN Money

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Race & Reality in America

The Steep Cost Of Incarceration.

"Women of color are carrying the burden," said Gale Muhammad, the founder and president of the prison advocacy group Women Who Never Give Up. "It's all on us, the mothers, the wives, the sisters, the girlfriends." 

R.I.P. William H. Buckman, WWNG Up, Inc. Co-Founder & Beloved Social Justice Warrior

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Judith Trustone, Founder TrustOne Kindness~ Interview with Jack Canfield

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Judith Trustone, Founder TrustOneKindness , award-winning author/filmmaker/activist is interviewed about her work and books by Jack Canfield, author of 70 million Chicken Soup For The Soul Books.

American Friends Service Committee NJ, Report ~ 'From The Inside Out"

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A report by the Prison Watch Community Oversight Initiatiive. We have spent the past year, since the debut of “From the Inside Out,” listening to, reading and discussing the testimonies of people confined in New Jersey's state prisons.