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Justice Roadmap Press Conference Ahead of Public Protection Hearing - Shared screen with speaker view
Katie Schaffer
15:56
We'll be getting started at 9:03!
laura whitehorn
23:07
Fair and timely parole S. 1415/ A. 4231 - Sen Rivera is leader on this issue
Katie Schaffer
29:25
Run of show:
Katie Schaffer
29:36
- Melania Brown, HALT Solitary Confinement Campaign
Katie Schaffer
29:48
- Robin DelPiore, Center for Community Alternatives
Katie Schaffer
29:53
- Senator Julia Salazar
Katie Schaffer
30:11
- Michelle Lind, a member of the Release Aging People in Prison Campaign
laura whitehorn
30:12
Ms. Brown is an amazing warrior against transphobia and the racist oppression of NY prison system. Courageous.
Katie Schaffer
30:19
Jawanza Williams, Director of Organizing at VOCAL-NY and a member of the StartSmart campaign.
Katie Schaffer
30:30
(And we heard from Senator Gustavo Rivera)
Dave George
43:50
Thank you, Michelle. #FreeRobertLind
laura whitehorn
43:57
Michelle Lind, thank you for speaking so clearly and strongly. We will fight with you to free Robert and all those held by this cruel punishment system. #FreeRobertLind
Jose Saldana
44:57
Michelle’s husband, who the incarcerated population know as ‘Grandpa’ is a pioneer and has helped an entire generation of younger men transform their lives.
Katie Schaffer
50:08
We will have a few minutes for questions after Jawanza. Please drop any questions in chat or Q&A.
Jose Saldana
51:44
The Counselor who Grandpa risk his life to help, said he may have saved her life. WHO IS GOING TO SAFE GRANDPA’S LIFE. #PASS ELDER PAROLE
Jon McFarlane
53:21
Great presentation. Let's finish the work!
Dave George
54:21
Political will..
Scott Paltrowitz
55:05
There is no excuse!there are 37 sponsors in the Senateand 77 sponsors in the AssemblySpeaker Heastie and Leader Stewart-Cousins must bring it to a vote immediately
Dave George
56:55
They do have support. Support from lawmakers in all parts of the state, and more and more legislators are signing on to support. They have support from the Majority Leader of the Assembly, from the Deputy Majority Leader of the Senate, and a growing list of lawmakers.
laura whitehorn
58:47
And #ParoleJustice, like all Justice Roadmap initiatives has broad, deep support from NYS communities. Legislature and governor should listen to those voices
laura whitehorn
01:06:30
True, Jawanza! And the racist politics that created mass incarceration will never succeed in tearing it down (as Audre Lorde taught: the master’s tools….)
laura whitehorn
01:17:54
Thank you all. Amazing presentations