Pics of opponents of Governor Corbett's mass incarceration blocking construction traffic at SCI Graterford. Opponents of the prison have erected a school house on the grounds and have set up desks with the intention of transforming this institution of repression into a facility for solidarity, growth and learning.
Joshua Glenn and Sarah Morris, from Decarcerate PA and the Youth Art and Self Empowerment Project, discuss opposition to HB2331 on Rustbelt Radio. House Bill 2331 would create a five year mandatory minimum sentence for people with felony convictions on their record who are caught with an unregistered gun. We believe that HB2331 and mandatory minimums in general increase the prison population, have no impact on recidivism, and do nothing to address the root cause of gun violence in