StoryCorps http://kalw.org en StoryCorps: Staying in touch with someone in solitary confinement http://kalw.org/post/storycorps-staying-touch-someone-solitary-confinement <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-193a4d4d-7161-1a0a-b6f8-8a82f99baefa"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Sitawa Natambu Jamaa </span><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">has been incarcerated for 33 years </span><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">at the Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City</span><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">; 23 of them </span><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">in the Security Housing Unit, also known as </span><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">the SHU. He spends most of his time&mdash;up to 22 hours a day&mdash;in a small, windowless cell. His charge is murder, though his sister Marie Levin says he did not commit the crime.</span></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 02:12:13 +0000 Charlotte Silver 33803 at http://kalw.org StoryCorps: Staying in touch with someone in solitary confinement StoryCorps: The thrill of discovery http://kalw.org/post/storycorps-thrill-discovery <p></p><p><font color="#000000"><font face="Arial"><font style="font-size: 12pt" size="3"><span style="background: transparent">After graduating from Fresno State in 1972, Dr. Ernest Marquez worked at The National Institute of Health until 2008.</span></font></font></font> <font color="#000000"><font face="Arial"><font style="font-size: 12pt" size="3"><span style="background: transparent">Marquez, who is is a Mexican American, tells his friend Judit&nbsp;Camacho what it was like to enter an industry in which he was a minority</span></font></font></font>.</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:57:26 +0000 Seth Samuel 19335 at http://kalw.org StoryCorps: The thrill of discovery