Free The People WNY

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Enough is enough. The people are mobilizing and need your support. We are in need of materials, bail money and anything else to protect us. To contribute to efforts towards the fight to defund the police please donate through cash.app: $FreeThePeopleWNY or Venmo: @FreeThePeopleWNY

Membership

Coalition members are primarily organizations and some individual organizers who are working on a campaign or providing services for those impacted by any aspect of the criminal justice system, and aligns with the coalition mission and principles. Others who align with our principles but don’t fall into one of these categories are welcome to work with the coalition in various capacities, but can’t be listed as official members.

Join us at one of our monthly meetings, on the first Thursday of every month at 3 pm. Contact us by emailing info@freethepeoplewny.com to receive the meeting info. If you are interested in becoming a coalition member, please fill out a membership form.

Want to dig into the work for justice at the state, county or city level? Join a Working Group!

State level: tanvierpeart@gmail.com
City and County level: geovairah@gmail.com

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WESTERN NEW YORK

Clean Slate Just Passed Out of Senate Codes! Help Spread the Word

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BREAKING: #CleanSlateNY has passed out of Senate Codes. Let’s get it done in 2021. 

Thank you to Senate champions @jamaaltbailey @zellnor4ny @SenatorBiaggi @SenatorCooney @NYSenBenjamin @BrianKavanaghNY.

[add graphic & tag @AndreaSCousins @CarlHeastie @cleanslateny @CCA_NY @CSSNYorg @lac_news @BronxDefenders @LegalAidNYC @TheNext100 @HudCatHousing] 

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Today, the Senate listened to the voices of 2.3 million New Yorkers and advanced the Clean Slate Act (S.1553a) out of the Codes Committee. 

Thank you to Senate champions @jamaaltbailey @zellnor4ny @SenatorBiaggi @SenatorCooney @NYSenBenjamin @BrianKavanaghNY.

[add graphic & tag @AndreaSCousins @CarlHeastie @cleanslateny @CCA_NY @CSSNYorg @lac_news @BronxDefenders @LegalAidNYC @TheNext100 @HudCatHousing] 

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2.3 million New Yorkers have an old conviction record and face barriers to jobs, housing, and education.

Today, the Senate heard our voices and advanced #CleanSlateNY out of the Codes Committee. It’s time to end perpetual punishment.

[add graphic & tag @AndreaSCousins @CarlHeastie @cleanslateny @CCA_NY @CSSNYorg @lac_news @BronxDefenders @LegalAidNYC @TheNext100 @HudCatHousing]

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