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Cages Are the New Plantations: Policing, Prisons and Abolition Sights for a New Millennium

This talk will focus on how to stop the new Jim Crow in your town and the urgency to create new freedom dreaming sights and sites. Paula Ioanide is Assistant Professor for the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity at Ithaca College.

When: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, 6 p.m.

Where: MultiCultural Ctr., Channel Islands Rd., UCSB, CA

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Lectures

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Prisons and jails depend on confining and exploiting people of color and poor people. They require divesting from life sustaining economies like education, affordable housing, health care, and environmental protection in order to invest in economies that denigrate and dehumanize. This talk will focus on how to stop the new Jim Crow in your town and the urgency to create new freedom dreaming sights and sites. Paula Ioanide is Assistant Professor for the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity at Ithaca College.

Phone: 805-893-8411

Event posted Jan. 13, 2014
Last updated Jan. 14, 2014

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