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“Caged” at Passage Theater

The voices of incarcerated men of color speak out in writings by current and former inmates. Tackling the prison-industrial complex, assumptions about prison life, and the challenges faced after release, Caged lays bare the human costs of a for-profit justice

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Mass Incarceration Task Force Brings Focus on Criminal Justice

You can’t understand most of the important things from a distance. You have to get close. — Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption At the urging of the Presbyterian Mission Agency, on Sunday, January 22, Presbyterians

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Mass Incarceration Task Force Celebrates First Success, Supports M.J. Rountree

Our ongoing relationship strives to support Mr. Rountree, a successfully returning citizen after 23 years of incarceration. After months of searching to find a replacement for temporary housing, an apartment was located. NPC congregation met the challenge by donating items

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