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Joe Van Brussel is the chief operating officer at the Thrive For Life Prison Project in New York City. He holds a master’s degree in political studies from the Université de Paris-Est in France and graduated from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

 

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Politics & Society Short Take
Joe Van BrusselFebruary 07, 2018
Making it more difficult for families to visit prisoners, or have any contact with them, is contrary to respect for human life and dignity.