August 31, 2022, Eduardo Cuevas, lohud.
Our collective is born and led by those directly impacted by incarceration, their loved ones and allies for social justice! Together, we’re building organizing power and community on LI for …
Advocates in New York hope the case of Valerie Gaiter, who died in prison after 40 years behind bars, will help bring reform August 20, 2022: Gloria Oladipo,The Guardian
OBSERVING 3RD ANNIVERSARY OF IN-PRISON DEATH OF VAL GAITER, LONGEST-SERVING WOMAN IN NY PRISONS, LAWMAKERS, ADVOCATES, & LOVED ONES GATHER FOR VIGIL AND DEMAND JUSTICE
VAL DIED OF UNTREATED CANCER WHILE INCARCERATED AT BEDFORD HILLS, AFTER DOCCS MISDIAGNOSED HER WITH ACID REFLUX August 11, 2022: Press Release
City Hall Park across from 250 Broadway, New York NY • Join formerly incarcerated women & other New Yorkers to fight for justice & honor the life of Val Gaiter, …
Whether you’re new to RAPP or just want a refresher and more info, please join us for our August virtual session on RAPP’s history, goals, values, and campaigns!
Join our new member orientation — learn more about the history and values of RAPP and how you can get involved in bringing parole justice to New York State!
Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Square South • NOTE: Due to COVID protocols, in-person attendance is limited to NYU students and staff • Everyone is is invited to attend online
At the RAPP NYC office on 135 W 20th Street, #401 • We will follow COVID protocols 😷
TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 pm • Online panel, “The State of Older Adult Incarceration in New York: Bring them Home! Policy & Legislation”
Speakers: José Saldaña, Director, Release Aging People in Prison (RAPP) Carol Shapiro, former NY State Parole Board Commissioner Anthony Dixon, Director of Community Engagement, Parole Preparation Project TeAna Taylor, Co-Director …
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2022, 7:00 pm • Cynthia Kling, co-founder of Transforming Lives, hosts online screening of “The Interview”
Panel discussion, including Jose Saldaña, to follow. Sponsored by Transforming Lives, a Mentorship Writing Program for Incarcerated Citizens. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Join the movement for Parole Justice in New York State!
A.J. Williams-Myers African Roots Center, 43 Gill Street, Kingston, NY 12401 • Hosted by: RAPP, ENJAN Kingston, PCPJ, and The Library at the African Roots Center • Event is free …
MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2023, 6:00 pm • Virtual Panel Discussion • \”Shifting the Narrative on Violence: Steps We Can Take to Support Survivors + End Mass Incarceration\”
Survivors of violence know that the current criminal legal system does not help them heal; many survivors are criminalized, themselves. Join directly impacted New Yorkers for a virtual discussion on …
We\’re calling for passage of the Elder Parole and Fair & Timely Parole bills and the Fair Access to Victim Compensation bill, which will remove barriers to victim assistance funds …
People’s Church, Lexington Ave at 111 St, NYC! Come for the film; stay for a panel, including José Saldaña