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SiriusXM today announced the launch of "Last Mile, Second Chances," an exclusive new show about formerly incarcerated women moving back into society and how communities can help in the transition. The show airs on SiriusXM's Urban View channel 126 at 9:00 am ET. Hosted by justice reform advocate Topeka K. Sam, the compelling weekly show focuses on women personally affected by the penitentiary system sharing their experiences, traumas, and stories and tackles the topics of di
Ingrid Archie might still be unemployed if A New Way of Life, a nonprofit organization helping formerly incarcerated women, had not offered her a job. “It was close to being very difficult for me to find employment,” said Archie, 36. “I didn’t find employment outside of the organization.” Archie has been incarcerated more than once. Growing up in foster care, surrounding herself with the wrong crowd, and dealing with postpartum depression all led to decisions that landed her