THE BEHIND THE WALLS PRISON FILM & DISCUSSION SERIES
Film: The New Asylum
Explores the issue of mental illness and solitary confinement within the prison system.
Discussion: Women in Prisons
Did you know that women are currently the fastest growing population of prisoners? Join our discussion about women's experiences in the criminal justice
Film: Stronger Than Their Walls
Follows the true story of several men from Rhode Island who served time for crimes they were not convicted of and the struggle to change RI probation laws.
Discussion: Censorship in Prisons
Why can’t inmates get access to educational books? Why aren’t they getting their mail? Discuss the ways the Department of Corrections prevents empowering information from getting into the prisons.
Stop the School to Prison Pipeline
Explores the national trend of youth being funneled out of public schools and into the juvenile justice system.
Workshop: How to Expunge Your Record
Learn how to get unwanted items off of your criminal record.
WE FIGHT THE PRISON SYSTEM?
Come join the FIGHT!
Everyone is welcome!
(Dinner and Childcare is always provided)