Reducing Incarceration Symposium Video

We were fortunate to film all of the Reducing Incarceration: Endless Punishment, Long-Term Sentences, and Aging in Prison — or Release and Reentry Symposium.   The video footage of all four panels is below starting with the first panel.  A full program of the symposium is available here Reducing Incarceration Program

Panel 1: Living Conditions for the Aging and Elderly Inside Prisons  

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hg4jN9JXVQ0[/youtube]

Panel 2: Barriers to Release 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n-HkmEYOSvk[/youtube]

Panel 3: Successful Reentry of Returning Citizens 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oiwmWgba528[/youtube]

Panel 4: Potential Strategies, Moving Forward 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cobk_4kiN7U[/youtube]

 

The Reducing Incarceration: Endless Punishment, Long-Term Sentences, and Aging in Prison — or Release and Reentry Symposium was coordinated by the Justice Initiative’s Policy Working Group in collaboration with the Release Aging People in Prison (RAPP) Campaign, the Correctional Association of New York, the Osborne Association, the Be the Evidence Project and the Florence V. Burden Foundation.

The Justice Initiative’s Policy Working Group is led by the Initiatives Policy Director Samuel Roberts, PhD (Associate Professor of History & Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University) and its members for this symposium included Mujahid Farid, Liz Gaynes, Soffiyah Elijah, Tina Maschi, Laura Whitehorn, Skye Ross, Ariane Davisson, Victor Pate, Calisher Perry, Cameron Rasmussen and Samuel Streed.