Rahsaan "New York" Thomas
Two lifers on the role of college in prison: ‘I found a new habit. Education.’
New York Thomas and Suave Gonzalez talk about fighting the system and the role of education in prison when you think you’re never getting out.
October 20, 2022
First Person: Why college matters for people serving extreme sentences
"I needed a path to redemption in the eyes of my mother, my sons, and society that didn't involve going home," Rahsaan "New York" Thomas says. "I came up with becoming a writer because my voice was the one part of me that was still free."
January 19, 2022