Compassion volunteer helps prisoners learn to meditate

Posted: March 4, 2018 at 2:30 a.m.

“I stress to them that you’re not in control of your life. None of us are, but you’re in charge of how you’re reacting.”

The students in Cliff Plegge's meditation sessions are led in by guards, and it's generally up in the air whether they will march in on time or not.

“Everybody has value and deserves respect. And I saw that very early on. Newport afforded me that opportunity because you had friends that were very r...

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