5C Prison Abolition Collective campaigns against ‘inhumane conditions’ at California Institution for Women

After receiving reports of water contamination and lackluster COVID-19 response protocols at the California Institution for Women, the 5C Prison Abolition Collective helped organize a ‘blitz’ campaign earlier this month to raise awareness and call for action.

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Formerly incarcerated choreographers recreate virtual performances on Scripps’ campus

The on-campus performance of “Undanced Dances Through Prison Walls During a Pandemic” united formerly and currently incarcerated choreographers, professional dancers and about 200 members of the Claremont community on Saturday.

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Patrisse Cullors speaks on abolition, art, ‘creating new worlds’ at Pomona event

Prison abolitionist and Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation founder Patrisse Cullors spoke at an event hosted by Pomona College’s Humanities’ Studio on Oct. 21.

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5Cs to debut new criminal justice education program in the spring

One faculty member from each of the 5Cs will teach a course addressing the U.S. criminal justice system as part of a new program next semester.

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