Tuesday, 07 August 2012 00:00

Prison Film & Discussion

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
system
.

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.

HOW DO
WE FIGHT THE PRISON SYSTEM?



Come join the FIGHT!

Everyone is welcome!

 

(Dinner and Childcare is always provided)

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