This event will feature youth and adult organizers who are doing the work to abolish prisons and imagine a world that is away from and outside of carceral punishments. Panelists include: Bresha Meadows from Lifted Voices and UPLC, Lil Tree from Assata's Daughters, Asha Edwards from Dissenters (UIC chapter) and Benji Hart from #NoCopAcademy.
Register here: https://go.uic.edu/Abolition.
Event Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/d41d8cd9/abolition-revolutionary-imaginations/171602934827675/
Event is co-sponsored by UIC Departments of Black Studies; Criminology, Law, and Justice; and Sociology.