Essay On Everyone Should Deserve A Second Chance

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Have you ever wished you could turn back the clock and relive a particular event or relationship issue? I believe that everyone does deserve a second chance in life. Although often times these second chances are not given. A second chance is like a gift for people who make mistakes. It allows them to learn from their first mistake and do a better job the second time around. Second chances are a wonderful thing everyone should have. I know that this starts with my own life. “Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” Carl Bard’s quote is so meaningful for all people not to discriminate ex-offenders. Nobody is perfect and everybody make mistake and we should have compassion to forgive and accept. I strongly agree that ex-offenders be given a second chance in the society. There are few measures why they should be given second chance.…show more content…
Some ex-offenders may struggle for a while and some may just give up and result just going back to doing crime. This is called recidivism. Recidivism is like a disease that is not a result of previous criminal activities of ex-convicts; it is a result of the society not accepting ex-offenders as equals to a good samaritan society. It costs a lot of money to house an inmate in our growing of criminals, but it’s cheaper to educate them and keep them out of prison. Employers should be unware by restricting them to perform checking on the background history and have any personal judgement when hiring. In fact, ex-offenders should be treated just as important to our society, our economy and our workforce. We should judge their capability instead of their background history. With this, it will indirectly improve our country unemployment rate, crime rate, expenses and translate to improve our country

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