BROOKINGS INSTITUTE WEBINAR MAY 15, 2020

COVID-19’s effects on prisons

— Please note, live tweeting is inherently imperfect, this is not a complete transcript of the panel. —

.@RevJJackson calls on us all to focus on the lives and health of people who are incarcerated, especially in this time of #pandemic “Behind the prison walls people are getting the virus, workers are getting sick and dying, there are no cameras behind those walls.”

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