“15 to Review” Community Briefing June 20th, 2015
- Rainier Valley Cultural Center
- Approx 115 people attended
- Positive energy and hope created
- 90% family members
- Legislative strategy discussion with Rep. Goodman
- Key message = Get Involved!
- Come back to view the videos of the speakers
- Videos will be posted once available
Community Briefing Speakers & Videos
Utilized his own story to highlight why an accountable review process is needed for the men and women still locked up in WA. He reminded us that back in the ’80 there were only a handful of people who had already served 20years now this number has exploded and many have served decades with no hope of release.
Introduced Arthur Longworth. She was intending to read his latest unedited piece The Yard; however due to time restrictions she choose not share his words. Please do read this illuminating piece of what mass incarceration looks and feels like from someone how has served 30 years and counting.