SOMETIMES THE WORST THINGS WE ARE TOLD,
WE TELL OURSELVES.
My life's work is an un-telling of all the things I was taught to tell myself...that I am underserving; that I am unable to love; that my past mistakes are the limitations of my present; that I'm nothing.
Welcome to a to a place where the counter narrative serves as a catalyst for change. A site that speaks to your questions about prison, violence, and trauma...and open you up to laughter, resilience, justice, counter narratives-- and the pursuit of finding our humanity.
This is Marlon's world...
Every week the DEcarcerated Podcast highlights an individual journey of resilience, restoration, and triumph despite incarceration. Listen to be inspired and activated to action.
There are 70 million people in America with a criminal conviction,
and you will hear their journeys of success. The DEcarcerated podcast is about
highlighting and amplifying the human spirit of resilience and transformation.
Check out the latest episode
Darren Mack: Return of the Mack
august 17 2018
Darren Mack was sentenced to a term of 20-40 years in prison when he was 17-years old. Now at 43-years old Darren is one of the lead organizers of the effort to close New York City’s Rikers Island.