Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women

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"Susan Burton's world changed in an instant when her five-year-old son was killed by a van driving down their street. Consumed by grief and without access to professional help, Susan self-medicated, becoming addicted first to cocaine, then crack. As a resident of South Los Angeles, a black community under siege in the War on Drugs, it was but a matter of time before Susan was arrested. She cycled in and out of prison for over fifteen years; never was she offered therapy or treatment for addiction. On her own, she eventually ...

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Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women
2019, New Press

ISBN-13: 9781620974353

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Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women
2017, The New Press, New York

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2017, Audible Studios on Brilliance

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