Years later, his outspoken oratorical demand “Give us our ballot, we want to live free,” emerged him once again into the national spotlight, but this time as an outspoken advocate for the re-enfranchisement of the non-violent formerly incarcerated. His high visibility in this controversial protest of the disenfranchisement of the formerly incarcerated In the State of Florida, gained wide coverage in the national media and precipitated confrontation and intimate debate with local, state and national governmental officials. Greg is known as one of the leading grassroots organizers for the passing of Florida’s Amendment 4-Voting Rights Restoration for Felons Initiative in 2018.
Gregory James commitment to remain transparent has birthed two books: NAKED, which gives a peek at his tumultuous journey to and from prison; and his most recent publication LEVERAGE, which is an autobiographic-coaching tool, which addresses getting your greatest value from your lowest point. He is the host of The Greg James Community Show, which informs, empowers and re-engages communities civically at all levels, thereby giving their voice more volume.
As a follower of Christ, he continues to declare unapologetically his eternal commitment to his life work for the Lord, while integrating and leveraging his para-legal law training from Blackstone School of Law to further ensure justice and equality for all.