Mass and static incarceration will not be solved unless we address that which we are most afraid to talk about: violent crime, and/or those serving life sentences. Our mission is to change the way society and the justice system respond to violence and harm. From Proximity to policy.
Pat talks with Phil Melendez, Program Manager for Re:Store Justice, about his time at San Quentin, the conditions, shortfalls, COVID in prisons, mass release and other fallacies. Check out the podcast here.