Oakland – Documentary Showing March 1 Featuring Angela Davis, Elaine Brown and Barbara Becnel

Occupy4Prisoners Benefit at the Grand Lake Theater on March 1 at 7:00 pm
“Broken On All Sides is a compelling documentary addressing racial inequities within our criminal justice system and its devastating collateral consequences.” – James E. Williams, Jr.
The evening’s program will feature Angela Davis, Elaine Brown, Barbara Becnel and readings of statements of incarcerated people. This recently released documentaryBroken on All Sides: Race, Mass Incarceration, and New Visions for Criminal Justice in the U.S.  takes us inside the prison system, exposing the racism and brutality at it’s core.  The film features Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness.
$10 donation.  No one turned away due to lack of funds. All proceeds benefit Occupy4Prisoners
GRAND LAKE THEATER
3200 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
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One thought on “Oakland – Documentary Showing March 1 Featuring Angela Davis, Elaine Brown and Barbara Becnel

  1. kateascot says:

    My husband died as a result of poor medical care while at The Men’s Colony at SLO penetentiary. He was down for violating parole (dirty urine). He needed triple bypass surgery that was refused him because he was “short-time”. He died the day after release in 1986. I was left with 4 children to support on my own. The entire prison system is broken and needs to be razed!
    If I can be of any help to the cause, besides money, I’ll do my best. Please contact me.

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