While people of color make up about 30% of the US population, they account for 60% of those imprisoned. On. Nov. 17, be part of a discussion moderated by Harvard Professor Charles. J. Ogletree about why this issue plagues our community and how we can stem the tide.
Stop the Pipeline to Prison:
Create Educational Opportunities, Jobs and Wealth
Saturday November 17th 4PM – 6PM
Metropolitan AME Church – 1518 M Street, NW
Joseph Lynn Kitchen Jr. is an ordained Baptist minister from Prince George’s County, MD where he serves as a community leader on issues of education reform, public transportation and youth empowerment. Joseph is Executive Vice-President of the Young Democrats of Maryland and National Policy and Platform Director of the Young Democrats of America’s Minority Caucus. He is also a member of the WMATA Metro Advisory Council representing Prince George’s County. Learn more about Joseph’s work at www.josephkitchen.com.