Issue's relating to mass incarceration in America are complex and far-reaching. Although there are many organizations and individuals that are doing inspiring social justice work, we have compiled a short list of resources for you that we think could be useful.
Much of the conversation relating to our current civil rights movement is occurring on Twitter. Here are some folks we think you should follow.
- DeRay McKesson @deray
- Beverly Bond @beverlybond
- Dawud Walid @dawudwalid
- Ta-Nehisi Coates @tanehisicoates
- Michelle Alexander @thenewjimcrow
- Shawn King @shawnking
- Joy Reid @joyannreid
- Boots Riley @bootsriley
- Nikole Hannah-Jones @nhannahjones
Below is a list of organizations that have a strong commitment to social justice, mass incarceration, and re-thinking traditional media.
- Center for Court Innovation
- Center for Documentary Studies
- Black Girls Rock
- Southern Coalition for Social Justice
I, Destini takes place in Durham, North Carolina. In conjunction with creating the film, we are involved with various local organizations we think you should know about.