Abolish Solitary Confinement: Sept 17 at 5 PM and Sept 18 at 10 AM both in Philadelphia

Join the Human Rights Coalition for two major September events in the push to end solitary confinement torture on September 17 & 18.

Read HRC’s Platform for the Abolition of Solitary Confinement at this link and contact us to endorse.

Email written submissions to share with PA legislators to hrcfedup@gmail.com. We will be creating a website featuring all written submissions.

Rally to Abolish Solitary Confinement – September 17 in Philadelphia
Join us on Monday, September 17 in Philadelphia at 5:00 p.m. at Love Park (15th Street and JFK Boulevard)

23-24 hours in the “Hole” for months, years, even decades – Solitary Confinement is torture in any form.

Rise up, raise your voice, end torture in the U.S.

Speakers to be announced.

Legislative Hearing on Solitary Confinement

The Democratic Policy Committee will be holding a legislative hearing on solitary confinement on September 18 in Philadelphia featuring testimony from survivors of solitary, family members of those in solitary , advocates, mental health and legal experts.

10:00 am at Temple University, President’s Conference Suite, First Floor, 1810 Liacouras Walk, Philadelphia.