Please join us as we talk with author Damien Linnane this week on Prison Pipeline. Damien Linnane was born in Sydney, Australia. His debut novel, Scarred, was written by hand while he was in prison, for crimes the sentencing magistrate described as ‘vigilante action’. Since his release from prison he has completed a master’s degree in information studies, and mostly works as an archivist. He is also a portrait artist, and has worked as a freelance journalist and ghostwriter. We will talk about his recent book as well as his advocacy for Bobby Bostic, a prisoner from the state of Missouri who was sentenced to 241 years in prison for a crime he committed as a minor. Linnane is involved in a social media campaign to raise awareness about Bostic and his case.
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Bobby Bostic petition on Change.org : https://www.change.org/p/stop-bobby-bostic-from-serving-an-unconstitutio...