Archives: Events

Event Date: June 13, 2023 9:00 am

Close Rikers Rally at Foley Square

Rikers is an absolute disaster and the crisis in the NYC jails is getting worse.  Next week on  Tuesday June 13th, at 9am, we’re rallying at Foley

Event Date: June 1, 2023 11:00 am

CT Statewide Criminal Justice Reform Call

Join us Thursday June 1st at 11am- 12pm for our June Connecticut Monthly Criminal Justice Reform Call! We’ll hear updates from our lobbyist on whats

Event Date: June 8, 2023 12:00 pm

NY Statewide Criminal Justice Reform Call

Join us Thursday June 8th at 12pm for our June New York Monthly Criminal Justice Reform Call! We’ll hear updates from our lobbyist on

Event Date: May 25, 2023 5:00 pm

Closer Riker’s Phone Banking Session

Since Mayor Eric Adams took office, 20 people have died in New York City Jails and Rikers is the deadliest it’s been in 25

Event Date: May 18, 2023 6:00 pm

#CutShutInvestNY Community Conversation

Please join us on May 18th from 6:00- 7:30 pm via Zoom for a community conversation on the crisis unraveling at the Rikers Island

Event Date: May 9, 2023 5:00 pm

Close Rikers Phone Banking Session

To support the fight to close Rikers, please join us Tuesday, May 9th at 5pm for our Close Rikers Phone Banking Session. We’ll be speaking with

Event Date: April 27, 2023 1:00 pm

Close Rikers Rally at Foley Square

On Thursday, April 27th there will be a federal court hearing to determine if a federal receiver will take control of Rikers or if the Adams administration will remain

Event Date: February 27, 2023 4:30 pm

Press Conference to Keep Youth Prison Closed!

The State Board of Education is considering re-opening the Connecticut Juvenile Training School – a closed youth prison – as a charter school. This

Event Date: February 28, 2023 12:00 pm

Rally at Gov. Hochul’s NYC office to demand — No More Bail Rollbacks! Close Rikers Now!

As you may know, Governor Kathy Hochul has proposed gutting bail reform, which would lead to thousands of more people – mostly Black and

Event Date: February 16, 2023 5:00 pm

Closer Riker’s Phone Banking Session

As you may know, the crisis on Rikers is only getting worse! Since Mayor Eric Adams took office, 20 people have died in New