2019-08-06 15:44:38

New Justice: A World Beyond Prisons

Prisons, police, and punishment through incarceration. Are they with us forever in the land of the free? Sustained campaigns for change are beginning to pay off. At the community level, it turns out that a whole lot of people and places already make peace without cops. Today, The Laura Flanders Show imagine a world without prisons. It may be closer than we think. Featured Guests: Esteban Kelly, Executive Director, US Federation of Worker Cooperatives & Founder and Core Trainer, AORTA Kenyon Farrow, Senior Editor, TheBody.com Kerbie Joseph, Community Organizer, ANSWER (Act Now To Stop War and End Racism) & The Audre Lorde Project

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