The next installment in the MEM*Power series is this Saturday, 8/26, 9am at New Hope Baptist Church of Memphis. MEM*Power is an interfaith effort, toward unity, for the collective progress of Memphians. The conference will feature Attorney Ricky Wilkins, the Honorable Minister Anthony Muhammad, and Project MI’s Professor Demetria Frank will cover Part 2 of the historical context of mass incarceration, including the War on Drugs and the role of the Clinton administration in the mass incarceration of poor communities.

Mt. Pisgah CME ✔️

NOI Mosque 55✔️

Word of Faith Christ Center✔️

Christ Fellowship Church ✔️

#MemPower

Written by demefrank

mother, womanist, law prof, prison abolitionist. Demetria does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from the viewpoints expressed in this article or post.

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