Glenn Langohr's Stunning Memoirs– of Life in Prison- In Print, Kindle and Audio Book

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lockdownpublishing:

Great post. I agree with you all the way. As a former inmate of 10 years on drug charges, I worked for 6 cents an hour at times. Giving inmates real jobs that pay real wages is good for everyone involved.

Originally posted on The Prison Enquirer:

Despite the article’s negative spin on it, the fact that Wal-Mart utilizes inmate labor is actually one of the first good things I’ve heard about Wal-Mart. Unfortunately, it looks like it isn’t actually Wal-Mart that is utilizing inmate labor, but the salvaging company with which Wal-Mart contracts.

As a tangential rant, it really annoys me when people bash inmate labor – it is useful employment and it generally pays inmates more than the paltry sum they would make working as porters on the unit.  Prison industries are generally highly sought-after jobs by the inmate population and the companies would not utilize inmate labor if they had to pay prevailing wages – why go to the trouble?  So it is a benefit to both the inmate population and the company.  I find it no coincidence that the people who bash inmate labor generally have not worked in or around prisons, don’t…

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lenn Langohr resides in southern California where he spends his time doing what he loves best, reading and writing. He started writing from prison on drug charges and hasn't stopped since. He is an usher at his church and loves to reach out to other prisoners to help them turn their lives around. Glenn is married to his dream girl, Sanette, who plays Annette in one of his novels. The author will gift his books FREE from the Kindle store to those who can't afford it... Glenn Langohr rollcallthebook@gmail.com lockdownpubishing.com

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  1. I did 5 years in the Feds, seen 13 prisons, yes go Feds and see the US. People need to know of the big business the Feds have going on. It’s not about “Public Safety” protection, but money. I wasn’t allowed my 6 months 1/2way house because I have a college Masters in Business. And said I don’t need transition. BS, its keeping the prison full, and jobs for BOP.

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