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[Opinion] The First Step Is Just the Beginning. Here’s How to Radically Change the Lives of the Incarcerated

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By Sean Pica

Roughly 2,200 people have walked out of federal prisons as a result of the “First Step Act,” bipartisan federal legislation that included retroactive sentencing reductions for some inmates. The development is generating considerable attention. But as the executive director of Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prison, a nonprofit providing college education and reentry services to incarcerated men and women, I can tell you that the formerly incarcerated are being freed regularly.

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