“For me, having a husband that’s incarcerated, it’s like we’re incarcerated too.”
Shamika Wilson is expressing the experience of many who have a family member behind bars. In a short video produced by Al-Jazeera, Wilson and several other people who have had their families separated by incarceration express the challenges—financial, emotional, and even physical—of having a spouse, a sibling, or a parent in prison.
By Steve Rempe
November 10, 2015Angel Tree | Cycles of Incarceration | Families | Justice Fellowship | Kmane Tremaine Baxter | Shamika Wilson