Free University Presents Remaking Justice beyond Police, Courts, and Prisons
This workshops pamphlet was created for a May 25, 2014, Free University of New York City event "Remaking Justice beyond Police, Courts, and Prisons" in Battery Park, NY. Workshops were held outdoors at Battery Park and included presentations on organizing legal defense strategies, website support, Copwatch training as well as deconstructing mass incarceration from multiple perspectives.
The Free University of New York City is an experiment in radical education building on the historic tradition of movement freedom schools. The project was born out of the conviction that the current system of higher education is as unequal as it is unsustainable, while vast sources of knowledge across communities are all-too-hidden and undervalued. First conceived as a form of educational strike in the run up to May Day 2012, the Free University has since organized numerous days of free crowd-sourced education in community centers, museums, parks, public spaces, and subway stations in New York City.
Creator | Free University of New York City
Date Created | May 25, 2014
Item Type | Text (Curricular Material)
Cite This document | Free University of New York City, “Free University Presents Remaking Justice beyond Police, Courts, and Prisons,” CUNY Digital History Archive, accessed September 23, 2017, http://cdha.cuny.edu/items/show/6292.