Tuesday: "Locked Down, Locked Out: Why Prison Doesn't Work and How We Can Do Better"
Feb 09, 2016 | 7:19 PM
7:30 p.m., Red Emma’s, 30 W. North Ave., (443) 602-7585, redemmas.org, free.
In her new book, editor-in-chief of the independent news website Truthout Maya Schenwar examines the disastrous effects of the prison-industrial complex through the personal accounts of prisoners and their family members, as well as Schenwar's own experience with the incarceration of her sister. Hear the author share these stories and discuss the community-based work advancing toward justice.