By: Madeleine Sackler, Kareem Biggs Burke and DeAnna Hoskins

As the protests against police violence continue, and as more and more people recognize and ponder the oppression and violence that so many face, we cannot forget people in prison.

Too often, people who are incarcerated are ignored — especially people who are incarcerated with crimes that are labeled violent — in the conversation about systemic oppression. But all men and women who are incarcerated today must be remembered as we consider the ways in which our society creates violence. …

Madeleine Sackler

Madeleine Sackler founded Great Curve Films. In 2018, she released 2 films on life inside a prison, both on HBO; “O.G.” & and “It’s A Hard Truth Ain’t it.”

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