On October 13, 2020, the Wilson Branch of the NC NAACP hosted a conversation on the impact of incarceration on communities, families, and children, especially in rural NC counties. Speakers included: Attorney Dawn Blagrove, Executive Director of Emancipate NC, Attorney Yulonda Taylor from Legal Aid, ACLU of NC’s Kristie Puckett-Williams, Attorney Tattionia Miles from the Community Alliance for Public Education, Professor Erika Wilson and her students from UNC Law School’s Critical Race Clinic, Sheriff Calvin Woodard, Chief Thomas Hopkins, and more.

We invite you to watch our recording of this powerful, informative Zoom conference to learn more. You can also use the links below to download slides presented in the talk: