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Exiled for Illness: The Drug War & Deportation

April 14, 2021 @ 11:00 am

This is the first live chat of the “Road to Return” series.

The criminalization of drugs in the United States has fueled a national epidemic of mass incarceration, police violence, and deportation. As jurisdictions explore restorative justice efforts to address the historic failures of a criminalizing significantly less attention has been paid to those criminalized, imprisoned, then exiled while suffering from a medical disorder. Join us to learn how the right to return would benefit those deported under a failed drug policy.

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