Decarcerate PA Radio: Global Women's Strike

Air Date: 

Saturday, October 19, 2013

This time around on DPA Radio we have the Global Women's Strike, the Philly chapter of a national organization which has taken on mass incarceration as a part of their broader work fighting for economic power for women. In Philadelphia the GWS has joined Decarcerate PA on pretty much every count and have organized solidarity actions for Pelican Bay Hunger Strikers, been involved with the campaign to free Russel Maroon Shoatz and coordinated a forum on Solitary confinement in September. Here Pat, Celine and Caroline break down the local fights advocating for parents whose children have been taken from them for foster placement, the RISE act and more...

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