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Racism in the Prison Experience: An Overview from the Outside/Voices from the Inside

Sponsored by Racial Justice Rising

When: Saturday, March 2, 10:15 am-12:15 pm (doors open at 9:45 am)
Where: First Congregational Church, 43 Silver St, Greenfield

What: Lois Ahrens, founder of The Real Costs of Prisons' Project 19 years ago, will focus on the criminal legal sytem in Massachusetts and racism. She will be joined by two formerly incarcerated people who will discuss their experience inside this system. Program is free, donations are welcome. For free childcare, RSVP with number and ages of children.  To reserve childcare or for more information: email@racialjusticerising.org.   

Note: Weather-related cancellations will be announced on WHAI radio 98.3 FM or http://whai.com/closings

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Later Event: March 3
Immigrants Day at the Statehouse