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Criminalizing Poverty: A Dirty Truth

Oct 25, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| FREE

Being poor is not a crime. Or is it? Explore the intersection of economic justice, criminal justice, and civil rights with an expert panel that includes award-winning author and activist Barbara Ehrenreich, joined by Alec Karakatsanis, Founder and Executive Director of Civil Rights Corps, Marbre Stahly-Butts, Deputy Director of Racial Justice, The Center for Popular Democracy, and Shannon Jones, Co-founder of Bronxites for NYPD Accountability. Moderated by The Marshall Project’s Alysia Santo with opening and closing remarks by Peter Goldberg, Executive Director, Brooklyn Community Bail Fund.

Details

Date:
Oct 25, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/criminalizing-poverty-a-dirty-truth-tickets-26806854022

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org