Join Change Comes from Within (CCFW) Founders on Saturday October 22 for an anti-gun violence event, organized by incarcerated comrades in Wende Prison. Event will take place at the JFK Recreation Center, 114 Hickory Street, Buffalo, NY. Doors open at 1:30pm, event starts at 2pm. Call 716-380-7172 or 716-322-9863 for more information
Join for a local screening of “The Interview,” a documentary that examines the broken parole system in New York. After screening, we will have a Q+A component with special guest panelists • Doors at 6pm • Screening at 6:30pm • Light refreshments will be provided.
October 17, 2022: Casey Quinlan, AlbanyHerald.com
October 11, 2022, Samantha Max, Gothamist
Hope you all are having a good start to Fall! Please join us for our October meeting and learn how about our Fall outreach efforts: documentary screenings, town halls, tabling and much more! Together, we’re building organizing power and community on LI for our #ParoleJustice and #NYersForClemency campaigns!
Story Screen Beacon Theater, 445 Main St, Beacon, NY 12508
September 27, 2022: Michelle Bocanegra, Gothamist
Join RAPP and The Long Island Social Justice Action Network, Partnership for the Public Good (Buffalo), Citizen Action of NY, NYS Jails-Justice Network, Sweet Freedom Farm, and dozens across the state who know that NY State’s package ban is cruel and puts tremendous burden on our families. Zoom and IRL! #BringBackCarePackagesNY (For more info: email@example.com)
Rallies in Six Regions Across New York State Call Attention to Financial and Emotional Toll of Package Ban, as well as Harms to Health of Incarcerated People
September 27, 2022: Press Release
September 15, 2022: Dozens of organizations across the United States submitted a complaint to United Nations independent experts challenging the United States’ policy and practice of condemning people to death by incarceration (DBI), also known as life sentences. Over 40 people currently serving DBI submitted letters in support of the complaint.
Hope you all had an amazing summer! Please join us for our first Fall Westchester/Hudson Valley meeting and gear up for some amazing outreach events: documentary screenings, tabling and canvassing – oh my!
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!
September 16, 2022: David M. Greenwald, The Davis Vanguard
September 15, 2022: Marjorie Cohn, Truthout