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Tuesday
Apr 25
Presenting the Movie the 13th
In Other Words Feminist Community Center

The title of Ava DuVernay’s extraordinary and galvanizing documentary 13TH refers to the 13th Amendment to the Constitution its exemption producing the horrors of mass criminalization and the sprawling American prison industry. ---From Academy Award winning director of Selma--- Trailer at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V66F3WU2CKk

$5 donation requested or bring a paperback dictionary

$$$Postage $$$ urgently needed to continue to provide education and hope inside an oppressive and unjust system. We also need more books! especially dictionaries. Drop off books at In Other Words Feminist Bookstore at 41 Killingsworth, Portland, Oregon.

Portland Books to Prisoners is a non-profit, volunteer run, donation based organization that provides free reading materials to incarcerated individuals.

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Tuesday
May 23
A screening of Herman's House
Portland Books to Prisoners

Herman Wallace may be the longest-serving prisoner in solitary confinement in the United States—he's spent more than 40 years in a 6-by-9-foot cell in Louisiana. Imprisoned in 1967 for a robbery he admits, he was subsequently sentenced to life for a killing he vehemently denies. Herman's House is a moving account of the remarkable expression his struggle found in an unusual project proposed by artist Jackie Sumell.

Sundance Award Winner!

See the Trailer on youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6V3ZOk_oyzA

Help! $$$Postage $$$ urgently needed to continue to send books to people in prison! Adopt a package! each package costs about $4 to mail We mail 15-20 packages every week, see our Portland Books to Prisoners facebook page and click on donate on left to provide education and hope to liberate a prisoner!

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Tuesday
Jul 25
Presenting Herman's House, the film
Portland Books to Prisoners

Herman Wallace may be the longest-serving prisoner in solitary confinement in the United States—he's spent more than 40 years in a 6-by-9-foot cell in Louisiana. Imprisoned in 1967 for a robbery he admits, he was subsequently sentenced to life for a killing he vehemently denies. Herman's House is a moving account of the remarkable expression his struggle found in an unusual project proposed by artist Jackie Sumell.

Sundance Award Winner!

See the Trailer on youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6V3ZOk_oyzA

Help! $$$Postage $$$ urgently needed to continue to send books to people in prison! Adopt a package! each package costs about $4 to mail We mail 15-20 packages every week, see our Portland Books to Prisoners facebook page and click on donate on left to provide education and hope to liberate a prisoner!

Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee

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Tuesday
Sep 19
Movie Night Fundraiser for Portland Books to Prisoners
Portland Books to Prisoners

Hey everyone!

We are due for another movie night so save the date for the night of September 19th. We are sitll figuring out what film to show, but we'll update this event as soon as possible with the info.

We are trying to do these movie night fundraisers on a monthly basis to raise some much needed $ to help cover postage costs and rental costs. Because of that we'll be asking for a $5 donation from each attendee. If you are unable to attend this movie night, but want to donate you can do so through the "donate" tab on our FB page.

We hope to see you on the 19th!

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