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Unlock the Box: Abolish Prison Control Units
Date Saturday October 08
Time 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location Details
Cell Space
2050 Bryant Street (near 18th street)
San Francisco, CA
Event Type Conference
Organizer/AuthorJay
Unlock the Box: An Organizing Conference to Shut Down Prison Control Units

Unlock the Box is a product of many years of struggle to shut down the Security Housing Units in California. During this time, the United Front to Abolish the SHU was created as a forum to coordinate the actions of everyone involved in this campaign. Since its creation, the United Front has continued to expand in membership and in the number of people we reach with our message. This conference is a step in the process of building more unity with groups all over the country and the world who are engaged in the struggle to end this torture.

The goals of Unlock the Box include increasing communication between groups over a wider geographic area, coming up with plans of action that we can agree to work on as a whole to help strengthen those connections and strengthening our cause thru mass participation. The event will be a combination of presenters with vast experience in this struggle and working groups to come up with plans of action, with performances and food in between. As the date approaches we will be contacting everyone with a more specific schedule and plan. Until then, we welcome your input, help and donations to make that happen.
Added to the calendar on Thursday Jul 21st, 2005 6:57 PM

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