hyperincarceration

#CoV4 #takeaway from the plenary Healing from State Violence - ‘Prisons don’t make anyone safe even if they are full of cops’
The photo is of a piece by printmaker, poet and labor activist #CarlosCortez who spent 18 months in jail as a conscientious objector. #stateviolence #blacklivesmatter #ChicanoArt #prisonindustrialcomplex #hyperincarceration

#CoV4 Conference: Inciting Transforming Possibilities started last night with carceral feminism, the criminalization of self defense, and Dr. Angela Davis. One of several takeaways was a call for communication with our incarcerated communities. A simple letter goes a long way to those beyond metal bars and concrete walls. #hyperincarceration #prisonindustrialcomplex #changemaker #RevolutionarySoul