Grantee Profile: Let My People Vote! The Ordinary People’s Society, and Kenny Glasgow, E. D. In 2001, Kenny Glasgow began asking an important question. How do we change society to make it fair for ordinary people? His organization, The Ordinary People Society, (TOPS), funded by CJI since 2003, exists to do just that. Recognizing the disparities in arrest, bail, ... Read More »
New Investigative Reporter. What's happening with our Criminal Justice System
Commmunity Businesses and Churches; ARE THEY GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY??? We will start looking at these places and see are they giving back to the community or just taking away.
T.O.P.S introduces the Youth program. Our youth will be on the move and speaking from their own perspective.
Look Forward To Real News Coming. Not the pretty whitewashed news, but he truth coming from the directly impacted people and their stories.
Welcome to Hot Topic's Here in Dothan. Who's in who's pocket. Where is all the money going. What can we all as citizens of Dothan do to help.
Free Alabama Movement
F.A.M. Free Alabama Movement joins up with T.O.P.S. to address the Alabama prison system.
Local News & Events
Greetings Dot Online Seekers! I hope that everyone is getting geared up for the upcoming holiday, or as most believers would have it, the upcoming Holy Day. Either way, it is a day of celebration, whether one focuses on Ēostre, who is variously depicted by scholars as a fertility goddess and a goddess of dawn and light or on ... Read More »
Good Morning Beloved Its a blessed day indeed it’s beautiful outside the beginning of spring when the flowers start blooming it reminds me of the process that we go thru in the T.O.P.S. Discipleship Restoration house it’s a daily process of blooming and growing restoring those necessary morals and values as being a Man and a positive and productive member ... Read More »
Urgent Communications Zap: Support Holman CF Hunger Strikers Posted by FTP on MARCH 8, 2019 (Updated March 18th 2019) As of March 18th at 12AM, eight people are now on hunger strike at Holman Correctional Facility, protesting solitary confinement without justification. These are their names: Kotoni Tellis (AIS# 223155) Marcus Lee (AIS# 175056) Mario Avila (AIS# 259514) Corey Burroughs (AIS# 207639) Earl Taylor ... Read More »
8 Prisoners Launch Hunger Strike at Holman CF In Protest of Unwarranted Solitary Confinement POSTED ON MARCH 18, 2019 BY UNHEARDVOICESOTCJ Press Contacts : At approximately 2 AM on February 28th, 2019, thirty inmates at St. Clair Correctional Facility were awoken and told without explanation that they were being transferred over 200 miles away, to Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, Alabama. Among this ... Read More »
In a moment when presidents and presidential candidates attempt to attract attention and distract from the real issues that everyday people face, communities in Alabama and across the South know what’s up. For over 30 years, local organizers in Selma, Alabama have commemorated the violent state attacks on peaceful Southern Freedom movement demonstrators at the bottom of the Edmund ... Read More »
Press release March 7,2019 From : Free Alabama Movement Unheard Voices OTCJ T.O.P.S Robert Earl Council, AIS # 181418, is once again being held in solitary confinement at Holman Correctional Facility after the major Shakedown at St Clair correctional facility on February 28th 2019. http://www.governing.com/topics/public-justice-safety/Alabama-Prison-Enlists-State-Law-Enforcement-to-Help-Find-Contraband.html Council was inside his population cell at St. Clair Correctional Facility around 2 ... Read More »
Secret Courts in America Fuels Mass Incarceration—-Not Actual Conviction of Criminals” By Antone White In the 1630′s, King Charles I of England administrated ‘The Star Chamber’, a sui generis court (a form of legal protection that exist outside of typical legal protection) that presided in absentia of the public to suppress dissent. Due to its secrecy, ‘The Star Chamber’became an absolute abuse of power. Originally, ... Read More »
This is not your average Conference. Put together by the Alabama Justice Initiative and T.O.P.S. to formulate a Southeastern Network that addresses the ills of the antebellum south in a United Front. You do not want to miss this. Read More »
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Kenneth Glasgow talks faith, capital murder charges on Facebook Live https://www.dothanfirst.com/news/local-news/kenneth-glasgow-talks-faith-capital-murder-charges-on-facebook-live/1681184551 Read More »
I don’t know if anyone agrees with me other than Ebenezer Scrooge and that green man that lied to little Cindy Lou who on Christmas last year. I’m pretty sure good old St. Nick and Frosty the SnowGuy don’t have a choice but to have a white Christmas because the truth is, well… all of those Christmas crooks are officially older than ... Read More »
Hello Dot Readers!!! After a short vacation, we are back in business. We made it through a hurricane, and to kick things off we would like to share with you a short story contributed by one of our own staff writers. In the meantime, don’t forget the upcoming elections we hope to see you at the polls! For as long ... Read More »
Hello dot lovers! TGIF has arrived after a hectic week in the rat race of corporate and blue color day in and day out paperchasing weekday everyday life. For most of the human race as a whole, it often seems that we drift from one state of mind and body to the next, often so caught up in the routines ... Read More »