Prisons and the Coronavirus, Stolen GenerationS

Monday, 27 July 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

 Marisa interviewed Karen Fletcher lawyer and prison advocate from Vic. about the rights of people in prison, and the lack of best practice regarding the Coronavirus measures. The violations of human rights around lockdowns and solitary confinement were also discussed, as well as the vulnerability of children in prison, including the ongoing theme during the interview about Aboriginal and Tore strait Islander peoples being overincarcerated. 

Marisa then interviewed  academic Dr. Hannah Mcglade about sucicide rates in , the Child protection system, structural and systemic racism, and the cruel interconnections of Stolen generation, the settler state and the raping of the land uranium. 

Monday 4:00pm to 5:00pm
An open forum, presenting information and discussion around issues faced by prisoners in the criminal justice system and migration detention centres.

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Marisa and Peter

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