About the Author
Rev. Kenneth L. Radcliffe is a Permanent Deacon for the Archdiocese of New York. He served as an Administrative Chaplain, (Retired), for the New York City Department of Correction. His assignments included Rikers Island, detention centers, in the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Manhattan Detention Center, MDC, also known as “The Tombs.”
He is a trained Substance Abuse/Addictions counselor. He has worked as a Case Manager in a Homeless Shelter, and conducted relapse prevention programs for licensed outpatient drug and alcohol treatment programs. He is the Author of two reports soon to be published, “The Crisis of the Poor in Black Urban America and The Challenge for a Church in Crisis to Face It!” The Deacon’s Report! The Second is “The Crisis of the Poor in Black Urban America, a Challenge for the President and Corporate America!” The Deacon’s Report.