Posts Tagged as "#SchoolsnotPrisons"

Schools Not Prisons makes a powerful stop in Merced

July 25, 2017 / By
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Above: Nearly 300 residents turned out for the #SchoolsNotPrisons event in downtown Merced earlier this month.

#SchoolsNotPrisons comes to Merced

July 18, 2017 / By
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Statewide social justice campaign #SchoolsNotPrisons held its first event in Merced, Calif. on July 8, bringing nearly 300 people out in support of dismantling the school-to-prison pipeline.

Words of Incarceration: Poems from #SchoolsnotPrisons Merced

July 11, 2017 / By
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I’ll tell you I looked my name up recently, its something I do periodically, to see what shows up. I found some 10+ arrests on the initial search. I didn’t even bother with aliases or convictions. Suffice it to say, court records will outlive us all.

Second Chances are the key to stopping Mass Incarceration.

July 30, 2016 / By
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My uncle was incarcerated at the age of 14 and he has never come back home. A crime landed him in the prison system right after he was released from Y.A. This is the reality of so many young people, and we are not doing enough to change this.