When: Sun., March 9, 1 p.m. 2014
Human rights advocate and author Steve Martinot will present the ethical argument for prison abolition. Martinot has written an extensive essay, "The Need to Abolish the Prison System: An Ethical Indictment." He will suggest ways to begin building a society without prisons. Information and resources for forming community education study groups with those who are currently incarcerated will also be presented. Event sponsors are the Racial Justice Allies of Sonoma County, Action for Social Justice, Advocates for Social Justice of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Santa Rosa (UUCSR), and the Peace and Justice Center of Sonoma County.