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Host Ira Glass with jazz musician Ed Ryder, who was in prison in Pennsylvania for twenty years for a murder it was later proven he did not commit. Ryder played jazz in the pen and out of the pen. He says playing jazz for inmates is a completely different experience. The culture of prison is completely different, and it even affects how prisoners listen to jazz. He started a weekly program about Texas prisons that's now the leading muckraking voice in the state when it comes to exposing graft and corruption in prison facilities there.

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He also does something else that makes it one of the most unusual and remarkable radio programs in the country: For most of an hour, he takes calls from people whose families are in prison; they talk to their loved ones behind bars, over the radio. Ray explains, and we hear clips from his show. Mother's Day By Amanda Coyne. As the number of female prisoners climbs, visiting rooms are packed on Mother's Day.

Eighty percent of female inmates have children at home. Amanda Coyne has been to a number of these Mother's Days, bringing her nephew to visit his mother and Amanda's sister. Among the difficult moments that come with these visits: What do you say to a five-year-old who wants to know if mommy is a bad guy? Who's Your Daddy?

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By Larry DiStasi. A reading of a pamphlet written by ex-con Stephen Donaldson for heterosexual men who are about to enter prison, about how to "hook up" with a stronger man —"daddy" or "jocker"—who'll provide protection in return for sex.

This one is somewhat syndicated statewide Sunday night programs the both of them. Leon' Bloy. Find all posts by eddiesgirl1. At the Robertson Unit and maybe Middleton there are two different radio shows, one you can leave messages tuesday and wednesday evenings that number is That number is Last edited by eddiesgirl1; at PM.. Show Printable Version.

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