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FINDING A WAY FORWARD!
Our panelists were:
- George Gascón, San Francisco District Attorney and former Chief of Police.
- Frederick Hutson, founder, CEO and Head of Product for Pigeonly, a service which allows inmates to efficiently and affordably connect with their families and loved ones.
- Pastor Michael McBride of The Way Christian Center in Berkeley, who also serves as the Director of Urban Strategies for the PICO National Network and LiveFree, an organization committed to ending mass incarceration.
- Heather Starnes-Logwood, Executive Director of Live in Peace, a non-profit that seeks to empower and advance youth and families in East Palo Alto.
The discussion was moderated by Taia Ergueta, Able Works Board member and President of An Hour and a Whiteboard.
If you have questions about the event, please email Jane.
Keep the Conversation Going
1. Watch the documentary 13th on Netflix
2. Watch the documentary The House I Live In
3. Read The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
4. Read Between The World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
5. Read about prison reform