#SolitaryChat and Webinar

Advocates come together on a webinar & Twitter to speak out against solitary confinement

  1. The Student Alliance for Prison Reform, a nationwide network of students working in prison education and reform, hosted a webinar in their "Ask the Experts" series, featuring Jean Casella, from Solitary Watch, Five Mualimm-ak, from Incarcerated Nation, and Johnny Perez, from the Urban Justice Center. Students from schools in SAPR around the country tuned in to watch.
  2. By mrjohnnyperez via repostwhiz app:
I'll be participating in this webinar on solitary confinement… http://t.co/H3WBHxl9TC
    By mrjohnnyperez via repostwhiz app: I'll be participating in this webinar on solitary confinement…  http://instagram.com/p/zbZn1bnC0S/ 
  3. The webinar, hosted by Princeton SPEAR co-president Daniel Teehan, lasted around 50 minutes and shed incredible light on solitary confinement as a human rights abuse. Students from SPEAR and other organizations within SAPR tuned in to watch.
  4. Ask the Experts: Solitary Confinement
  5. After the webinar, SAPR led a Twitter chat under the hashtag #solitarychat with the panelists to discuss some remaining questions about solitary confinement and how to create change.
  6. In particular, the Twitter chat featured organizations already working to stop solitary, such as the ACLU's National Prison Project, the ACLU of Texas, Jails Action Coalition, CA Hunger Strike, and many more!
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