Law for the People 2015 Day 3

October 23, 2015

Day three of the convention will include workshops on immigrant rights, resisting police and state violence, Palestine and the ICC, political prisoners, neoliberalism, law collectives and much more. The Friday Luncheon will include performances by two local artists: Naima Shalhoub, a first-generation Lebanese American singer and advocate for women in prison and Lubna Morrar, a Palestinian poet and activist with the Arab Youth Organization and member of the Arab Resource and Organizing Center. That night is the student party at Vinyl Oakland.

Vicarious Trauma and Compassion Fatigue Training for Advocates of Prisoners in the SHU

October 3, 2015

Support from Outside the Walls #10

This training will be an opportunity to explore compassion fatigue. What is it? How does it affect us? How does it impact the work we are trying to do? As we learn about some of the psychology of compassion fatigue, participants will also have the opportunity to talk about their personal experiences, build on their own knowledge and tell their stories in ways that help them heal.

Convention Planning Meeting

October 6, 2015

For the first time in over 15 years the annual NLG convention is returning to the Bay Area. Get involved and help make it a huge success!

Join us for the next Convention Planning Meeting, Tuesday, October 6, 5:30pm - 6:30pm, Oakland Law Collaborative - 1736 Franklin St., Suite 400 in Oakland, CA.

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