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The Green Anticapitalist Front does Lockdown – Livestream: A World Without Prisons
5 August, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
GAF is reacting to the Covid-19 lockdown and enforced social distancing, by moving online. We will be doing a series of lifestreams about a variety of subjects that we hope will provide food for constructive discussion.
Episode 8: A World Without Prisons
An introduction to prison abolition, following a legacy of Black feminist and queer analysis and struggle. Join us for a workshop to discuss the realities of the prison system in the UK and why prison abolition is a necessary part of anti-racist, feminist and queer justice. Together, we will work to envision a world with safe, resilient communities equipped with the tools to respond to harm and support survivors, without the use of punishment, surveillance and cages.
Link to video-conference to participate in discussion and ask questions:
- Discussion internet link:
- Big Blue Button
- (We have changed digital conference platform and are no longer using Zoom, clicking on the link above will take you to our new platform. Please make sure you click the mic button to mute yourself when joining the conference.)
- Internet link to just listen to audio:
Notice: These lifestreams will be recorded so they can be shared on our website for everyone who missed them. Please beware of this when following in video-conference link.
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