incarceration


V.25 No.45 | 11/10/2016
Miss Major Griffin-Gracy
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Event Horizon

Miss Major Big Deal

Saturday, Nov 12: Major!

Learn about the life and campaigns of Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, a formerly incarcerated Black transgender activist who has been fighting for the rights of trans women of color for over 40 years.
V.25 No.6 | 02/11/2016
totally professional incarceration

podcast

Is there a problem officer?

This week, Rob & Courtney sit down with alibi staff writer Joshua Lee To discuss ignorance of law and the current condition of incarceration in America as we're joined via skype by friend of the show, Angelique Sefic, who has experienced the ups and downs of life in the prison system.
V.25 No.2 | 01/14/2016
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Event Horizon

Writing a Freer Future

Saturday, Jan 23: Prison Letter Writing Launch and Potluck

Writing letters to folks around New Mexico and around the country, particularly to trans prisoners.
V.20 No.35 | 9/1/2011
Folks met up at La Plazita Institute in the South Valley and split into groups to offer narratives about New Mexico’s prison system.
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Feature

Don’t Hate the Player

Radio project reaches out to inmates and their families, breaking the silence around America’s prisons

The Thousand Kites project reaches out to inmates and their loved ones, breaking the silence around America’s massive prison system. The project’s founder visited Albuquerque to collect narratives, and the Alibi was on hand to catch stories about local lockup.