BCDI-Albany Hosts "Breaking the Pipeline from School to Prison" Community Forum
BCDI-Albany recently hosted a "Breaking the Pipeline from School to Prison" community forum on Monday, November 21, 2016 at the Albany Public Library, Washington Avenue Branch. The event included a panel and documentary screening of "Strange Fruit Redux" by Dr. Hakim M. Rashid, Professor at Howard University. Panelists included Director of SUNY at Albany's Liberty Partnership, Richard Smith, MA. The audience included 30 members of the community, including local activists, principals, teachers, parents, and students.