Let’s Get Free: The Women and Trans Prisoner Defense Committee
We are a group working to end perpetual punishment, build a pathway out of the prisons back to our communities through commutation reform, support successful possibilities for people formerly and currently incarcerated, and shift to a culture of transformative justice.
Save the date for Let’s Get Free’s 5th Annual Art Show: Empathy is the Seed, Truth is the Water, Solidarity is the Bloomage features artists on both sides of the walls. The show will open at the Brewhouse Gallery in the southside on Friday November 19th and run through December 19th. You will be able to visit the gallery in person as well as see the show at our Creative Resistance site.
Life sentences are death sentences in Pennsylvania. PA has one of the largest populations of people sentenced to die in prison in the US — 5,467.
The following videos are voices from women featured on our billboard – Tameka Flowers, Charmaine Pfender and Sarita Miller. The film Wide Open features Paulette Carrington, Starr Granger and Tameka Bell who came home from a life sentence after being sentenced as teenagers.