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Press release: Whistle-blowing prisoners expose PA prison abuse, cover-up and retaliation

What: Dallas 6 Press conference
When: Fri Oct 24 12:30pm
Where: AFSCME District 1199C board room, 1319 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Contact: Shandre Delaney, mother of one of the Dallas 6; Human Rights Coalition 412-403-6101
Phoebe Jones, Justice for the Dallas 6 Support Campaign; Global Women’s Strike 610-505-4944

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Support the Dallas 6 - Stop the abuse and torture of prisoners!

Support the Dallas 6!

Six prisoners from SCI Dallas (Pennsylvania, USA) prison who face trial on Nov 10 for blowing the whistle on & protesting against abuse and violence by prison guards.

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The Right to Parent, Even If You Are Poor

Excellent article on Carolyn Hill’s struggle with the Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) to adopt her nieces as well as on DHS biases, privatization and poverty. It quotes Selma James, coordinator of the Global Women’s Strike and author of Sex, Race and Class – The Perspective of Winning and Dorothy Roberts, Univ of Pennsylvania law professor and author of Shattered Bonds – The Color of Child Welfare.

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Grassroots delegation to the Left Forum in NY!

Please help us & the grassroots multiracial international delegation of women & men we’re part of get to the Left Forum in NY!

The Left Forum “convenes the largest annual conference of a broad spectrum of left and progressive intellectuals, activists, academics, organizations and the interested public.”

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