1:30pm-4:00pm, 1725 Brentwood Rd. Brentwood, NY 11717 • Join RAPP and LISJAN for a film screening and fall gathering to learn more about the Parole Justice movement and be in community with each other. The event will feature and exclusive screening of a short documentary film, “The Interview”, about parole in New York followed by a community discussion and gathering.
7:00-9:00pm • Hear Mark Shervington (RAPP), Kahlil Bey (CNY Alliance of Families for Justice), Rochelle Matthews (Ithaca Pantheras), Carl Williams (movement lawyer/organizer): inspiring speakers who know firsthand about the devastating impact of the NYS punishment system. In breakout groups, you can join our speakers in becoming the change you want to see • Sponsored by Tomkins County SURJ & Coordinating Circle, Dryden Groton Plus – Human Dignity Coalition • For more information: Beth Harris, firstname.lastname@example.org; Kathy Russell, email@example.com
Older New Yorkers are dying in state prisons at an alarming rate. Once and for all, they need to come home to their families.
October 27, 2021: Wilfredo Laracuente, Inquest
October 26, 2021: Press Release
October 25, 2021: Agencia EFE
October 25, 2021: Elizabeth Weill-Greenberg, The Nation
October 23, 2021: Ben Austen and Khalil Gibran Muhammad, The New York Times
In the Spirit of Mandela, on violations of the human rights of political prisoners by the U.S.
October 18, 2021: Press Release
October 18, 2021: Denis Slattery, New York Daily News
October 15, 2021: Ashley Hupfl, WAMC Northeast Public Radio
October 13, 2021: Tiffany Cusaac-Smith, lohud.
October 12, 2021: Rachel Vick, Queens Daily Eagle
October 12, 2021: Noah Goldberg, New York Daily News