The Land of the Free punishes or imprisons more of its citizens than any other nation. This collection of testimonials from criminal offenders, family members, and experts on America’s criminal justice system puts a human face on the millions of Americans subjugated by the US Government's 40 year, one trillion dollar social catastrophe: The War on Drugs; a failed policy underscored by fear, politics, racial prejudice and intolerance in a public atmosphere of "out of sight, out of mind."

This complete interview is #27 of 100 in The Exile Nation Project's archive, which can be found on


Lynda Adams is the wife of Ken Adams (TENP #26), and like him, has battled an addiction to crack cocaine for over 30 years.

Lynda has spent her entire life surrounded by drugs and violence.

Through a conversation with Director Charles Shaw, Lynda shares her powerful story with The Exile Nation Project.

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