The prison inmates organize a Christmas pageant and Piper realizes that her life is in danger. Meanwhile, Red's attempt to retake her kitchen does not go to plan.
Pennsatucky feels disrespected by Piper and Larry gives her an ultimatum.
While Larry is interviewed on the radio, the prisoners mourn a recently departed inmate.
Some delinquent teenagers are the subject for reform by the inmates and Pornstache suffers a setback in his side-business. Meanwhile, Pennsatucky learns a new skill.
Piper's inappropriate behavior sees her in solitary over Thanksgiving, preventing Larry from seeing her.
Larry writes an article about Piper and Red smuggles drugs into the prison. Meanwhile, two babies are born.
Piper tries to get the prison track reopened but has difficulty getting Healy on board. Meanwhile, we learn how Watson ended up in prison by looking at her promising past. Larry struggles over writing an article about Piper, the guards search for a smuggled cell phone, and Mendez tangles with Red.moreless
As elections are held in the prison for places on the council, Piper attempts to avoid the racial campaign polarisation.
Piper gives Larry cause to worry about her becoming too absorbed in her prison routine when she spots a legendary feral chicken.
Piper learns more about her new roommate Claudette and a missing screwdriver has the guards on alert. Elsewhere, one inmate prepares to leave.
Piper finds that gently turning down an inmate's romantic advances fails to have the desired effect.
After insulting the prison chef and suffering the consequences, Piper must come up with an acceptable form of apology.
When Piper Chapman is forced to swap her privileged lifestyle as a public relations executive for 12 months in a minimum-security prison, she quickly finds it is easy to make enemies.