ECMS Teach-In: Divesting, Defunding, and Abolition - Shared screen with speaker view
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Maybe Ala is referring to this: http://criticalresistance.org/abolitionisttrainingschool1/
Medical Apartheid: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/185986/medical-apartheid-by-harriet-a-washington/
Diff Between Prison Reform and Abolition: https://statesofincarceration.org/story/prison-reformprison-abolition#:~:text=%E2%80%9CReforming%20the%20prison%20entails%20changing,to%20the%20prison's%20very%20existence.%E2%80%9D
Interested in restorative practices in New Haven? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Sources of Research: https://www.sentencingproject.org/publications/capitalizing-on-mass-incarceration-u-s-growth-in-private-prisons/
Community Management Teams as community forums? https://nhsofnewhaven.org/community-management/
Does abolishing the PIC mean that no one gets confined at all? What does a community without a PIC look like? How are violent harmful acts handled?
re·cid·i·vism = the tendency of a person with conviction to reoffend.
About CT: https://www.prisonpolicy.org/profiles/CT.html
They private companies that own the PICs
Are we able to speak more specifically about New Haven's (NHPD, CT Department of Corrections) participation in the PIC?
Caught: The Prison State and the Lockdown of American Politics (https://press.princeton.edu/books/paperback/9780691170831/caught)
(I took a course with Dr. Gottschalk in college!)
NHV Community & Police Relations Task Force: https://www.newhavenct.gov/gov/depts/mayor/initiatives_n_task_forces/community_and_police_relations_task_force.htm
Could you speak about how you envision #MeToo and the prison abolition movements to work together?
Particularly because “putting the perpetrator away” could be really healing for survivors and their families.
Beyond SurvivalStrategies and Stories from the Transformative Justice Movement: https://www.akpress.org/beyond-survival.html
Intro Movie, 13th: https://www.netflix.com/title/80091741
Intro Book: https://newjimcrow.com/
What's next in New Haven? What are NHPD, politicians, ready to do? What do we have to help them be ready to do?
CRB @ NHV (in development): https://www.newhavenct.gov/gov/depts/comm/listed/civilian_review_board.htm
NHI on Oscar Rivera: Dead Man’s Brother Sues City: https://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/dead_mans_brother_sues_city/
Pat Brown (he/him)
Ala, what do you see as the most effective next step for our school and all school communities in New Haven to take towards defunding the police/re-allocating resources to education ...
Pat Brown (he/him)
oh! you literally started answering that as I was typing! thnx
NPR: Schools Vote To Remove School Resource Officers Amid Protests Against Police Violence: https://www.npr.org/2020/06/20/881173380/schools-vote-to-remove-school-resource-officers-amid-protests-against-police-vio#
BOE Meetings: https://www.nhps.net/Page/68
Board of Alders: https://www.newhavenct.gov/gov/depts/alders/default.htm
Pat Brown (he/him)
We need a youth turnout at Alder meetings and a way to make those meetings more family friendly - I always feel like my kids are being shushed/looked at harshly when we go to BOA meetngs
Resources: http://criticalresistance.org/about/not-so-common-language/Captive Genders-by Eric A. Stanley & Nat SmithPush Out- Monique W. MorrisThe possessive investment in whiteness- George LipsitzThe killing of the black body-Dorothy RobertsTransforming communities- Sandhya Rani Jha
Transforming Communities: How People Like You are Healing Their Neighborhood: https://chalicepress.com/products/transforming-communities
Thank you Ala! I have to run to another meeting. Really grateful for this time.
Find your alder: https://www.newhavenct.gov/gov/depts/alders/default.htm
BOE Contact Info: https://www.nhps.net/domain/16
I’ll commit to stop shushing my kids.
Thanks so much for this!
Thank you Ala!
Thanks so much Ala!
Where is the list?
Captive Genders-by Eric A. Stanley & Nat SmithThe possessive investment in whiteness- George LipsitzTransforming communities- Sandhya Rani Jha
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