Listen to What Día de los Muertos Means to Teens Serving Life in Prison

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You’re alive… but you’re dead.

Not all Día de los Muertos altars are created to celebrate the dead. What happens when you ask teens serving 30 to 40 years in jail to create Día de los Muertos altars? Eddie G! talks to a California Department of Corrections worker who helped juveniles in detention express themselves through altares.

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