He was convicted of two murders in 1975. He was handed additional life sentences for murders behind bars. He spent 45 years in prison and is the highest ranking leader of the notorious prison gang The Aryan Brotherhood, to ever drop out.
Now Michael Thompson, tells his story, a story of crime, the inner workings of the notorious organization he once helped build, personal experiences with Charles Manson, and ultimately his redemption.
Michael and his wife have founded an amazing organization, Live Learn and Prosper. This organization helps give hope and change to incarcerated individuals through, therapy and self-help, This organization strives to ensure that being incarcerated, is not the end of the line for inmates, and wants to transform these individuals, into productive high valued members of society upon their release from custody.