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Indie Lens Pop Up Screenings & Conversations:


by Jennifer Redfearn and Tim Metzger

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  • Women are the fastest-growing segment of the prison population. Learn more here:
  • There is a widespread opioid crisis in the United States. Read more about this public health crisis here:
  • A 2016 study found that nearly 1.5 million children have a parent who is incarcerated. Learn more here:
  • Earned release programs incentivize people who are incarcerated to earn early release, or parole, through good behavior, among other factors. Programs vary across the U.S. See here for the state-by-state breakdown:
  • Read more about the impact of incarceration on children here:

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