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ON POINT: Making Prison Needle and Syringe Programs Work in Canada

JOIN US for a free lively panel discussion in support of prisoners’ rights and justice. Panelists will discuss why prison needle and syringe programs are essential, how they are working in other countries, and how they might be implemented in Canada. Panel speakers: ~Daniela De Santis – Hindelbank Prison, Switzerland ~Ruth Elwood Martin – University … Continue reading

event listings / Justice is not Colour-Blind / Racial profiling / Uncategorized

Stop Racial Profiling! – Stop Racist Policing!

Stop Racial Profiling! – Stop Racist Policing! On November 14, 2012, join us as we speak out against the continued racial profiling and racist policing directed at affected communities here in Toronto. Our struggles to be free from racist police harassment and unconstitutional violations of our rights has resulted in many studies and much talk, … Continue reading

event listings / Prisoners' Justice Day

Prisoners’ Justice Day Vigil 2012

PRISONERS JUSTICE DAY 2012 Friday, August 10, 2012 6:30pm Outside the Toronto Don Jail 550 Gerrard Street East ASL Interpretation Provided Join us for speakers, performers, children’s programming, a mini march and a candlelight vigil at dusk. August 10th, 2012 marks the 37th anniversary of Prisoners Justice Day. On August 10th, 1974 Eddie Nalon bled … Continue reading

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Living the Limit: Criminalization, Incarceration and the Law

Living the Limit: Criminalization, Incarceration and the Law A panel discussion to celebrate the double book launch of: Dean Spade’s Normal Life: Administrative Violence, Critical Trans Politics and the Limits of Law and David Gilbert’s Love and Struggle: My Life in SDS, the Weather Underground and Beyond Thursday, February 16, 7pm Sandford Fleming Building, Room … Continue reading

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Abolition, Transformative Justice and Building Bridges

Please join Rittenhouse for a discussion about abolition, transformative justice, community accountability, and building bridges between prisoners and members of the outside community. When: Thursday January 26th from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Where: Fife House (490 Sherbourne St., 1st floor) Mike Larsen (co-managing editor of Journal of Prisoners and Prisons; Criminology Professor at Kwantlen … Continue reading

Bill C-10 / event listings / G2o / Uncategorized

G20 to C-10: Repression, Austerity, and the Prison Boom

G20 to C-10: Repression, Austerity, and the Prison Boom http://www.facebook.com/events/312644912086662/                                                                                                                                                                                 Community meal and panel discussion benefit for 4strugglemag Speakers will include: WANDA WHITEBIRD (Wanda Whitebird does support work with incarcerated Aboriginal women and is currently at the Women’s Outreach/Support Services of … Continue reading