Reaction to Reginald Berry Speech

This speaker was very helpful in understanding what a person goes through when incarcerated.  I thought that he was very honest and answered our questions truthfully.  For instance, I remember him mentioning that he had a good relationship with the warden at one of the institutions he was in.  He didn’t just “bad mouth” the prison system, he kind of gave us both sides-which enhances credibility.  He also seems to be very family oriented.  I can’t imagine how difficult 18 years of imprisonment could have been with an entire family on the outside.  I think that he’s extremely fortunate to have family support.  He mentioned that his wife took an entire month off of work once he was released in order to get him acclimated to life outside Continue reading