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Lives at Stake: A Community Conversation On Mass Incarceration

June 16, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

National leaders acknowledge the mistake of “tough on crime” legislation. Why is Massachusetts slow to change these laws? What Can We Do About It?


Rahsaan Hall
Director of the ACLU
Racial Justice Program


Melissa Threadgill
Crime & Justice Institute,
Community Resources for Justice


Sonia Chang-Díaz
State Senator
Steven Tompkins
Suffolk County Sheriff
Conan Harris
Boston Deputy Director of Public Safety Initiatives

Thursday, June 16, 7:00 pm
First Baptist Church, 633 Centre St. JP


June 16, 2016
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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First Baptist Church
633 Centre St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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