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Every Kid Deserves a Future – End Juvenile Life Sentencing Without Parole in RI!

February 25, 2019

What is RI General Assembly Bill H5333 / RI Senate Bill S0341? In the 2012 Miller v. Alabama decision, the Supreme Court ruled that sentencing juvenile offenders to life without the possibility of parole is unconstitutional. Black and Pink is...

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Black and Pink PVD: who we are and what we do!

April 25, 2017

About Black and Pink Providence Black and Pink PVD is the Rhode Island volunteer-run chapter of Black and Pink. Black & Pink is an open family of LGBTQ and prisoners and “free world” allies who support each other. Our work...

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We need your help to End Solitary Confinement in RI (and beyond)!

April 3, 2016

Join #EndSolitaryRI and Black and Pink this Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 at 4:45 in Rhode Island State House Room 205 to sign on in support of House bill H7481, which limits the time an inmate can spend in segregated confinement, prohibits...

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#EndSolitaryRI Campaign Announcements!

March 2, 2016

We are uniting a range of experiences, expertise, and personal backgrounds around a campaign to end the use of solitary confinement (“disciplinary confinement” or “segregation”) in the Rhode Island detention centers and the prison/jail. The effects of segregation and solitary...

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Providence Chapter Holiday Card-Making Party

November 15, 2015

Sunday, December 13, 2015, drop-in from 2pm-6pm at PrYSM (669 Elmwood Ave, Providence) Join the Black and Pink family in creating holiday cards for our queer and trans siblings who are locked up in Rhode Island and around the country....

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