The Criminal Justice Ministry invites you to join a virtual town hall on solitary confinement in New York State and the movement to end this racist and deadly torture this Thursday, July 23 from 6:30-8:00pm . Come learn from the leaders of the #HALTsolitary campaign, who have themselves survived solitary or who have family who have suffered in solitary. Topics at the town hall will include: solitary in New York State, the HALT Solitary Confinement Act, ways to get involved and specific actions steps that can be taken right now, and how the movement to end solitary confinement ties into a broader movement to dismantle the entire incarceration system. To register for the town hall, click here .

The Criminal Justice Ministry is also looking for new members! For more information, please contact Penny Townsend-Quill .