Ideals Live

Life, Death and Redemption In An American Prison – Shaka Senghor

Loading ....
Advertisement

‘I spent my time reading and writing, using books to free my mind and expand my thinking’

We’re honored to have a pioneering voice in American criminal justice reform, Shaka Senghor, on the Mindvalley Podcast. Tune in to hear the awe-inspiring journey of a man who used a 40-year prison sentence to expose the untold stories of life behind bars in his NYT bestselling book Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison.

Listen out for:

  • His harrowing journey of escaping an abusive household only to be lured in by the streets of Detroit.

    Advertisement
  • How a promising medical student ended up spending his best years in prison.

    Advertisement
  • The inhumane realities he faced over 7 years in solitary confinement.

  • How he found redemption and a higher calling through storytelling.

  • The shocking link between Slavery and the American Prison System.

    Advertisement
  • The 30-day challenge Shaka took on to write his first book while in confinement.

  • 5 Tips for anyone feeling isolated at home right now.

Like this episode?

Subscribe to our Podcast on iTunes and Spotify. Tag us @Mindvalley on Instagram or Twitter too!

Advertisement

Mentions:

To find out more about Shaka’s incredible work or to purchase a copy of Writing my Wrongs, visit Shaka’s website here – https://www.shakasenghor.com/

Advertisement
 

Loading ....

Advertisement

=========================================================

Thank you for taking the time to read our article.

If you enjoyed our content, we'd really appreciate some "love" with a share or two.

And ... Don't forget to have fun!

you're currently offline