A Black Agenda Radio Commentary by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon
In the spirit of those brave and selfless Georgia prisoners who stood up for their human rights last December, formerly incarcerated people from across the country convened their own first national meeting in Alabama last week. The next is scheduled for November in Los Angeles. They stand for the full restoration of civil and human rights, and the rollback of the nation's policy of mass incarceration.
First National Conference of Formerly Incarcerated Persons Convenes In Alabama