Speaking Event: The Abolition of Prison

When & Where
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
405 S. 10th Street
San Jose, CA 95112
October 20, 2013 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
408 294 4564


We will host a community discussion, during which informational presentations will be given on
-the ethical argument for abolishing prison
- aspects of today's mass incarceration processes that can/should be dismantled
- the hope of restorative justice programs
- what those incarcerated have to tell ( or even teach ) us about who we all become in a society that condones imprisonment


Steve Martinot, author of The Need to Abolish the Prison System: An Ethical Indictment

Dianne Durham, Prisoner Writing Publishing Group

Open to All and Free of Charge
Donations appreciated