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Prison Pipeline is a radio program dedicated to educating the public about the Oregon criminal justice system. Our goal is to present a unique understanding of the criminal justice system, address the root causes of crime, and challenge the status quo. We seek to promote awareness and activism in order to foster a safe, healthy, and just society. Tune in every Monday at 6:30 P.M. to hear our hosts Karen James, Adam Carpinelli, Amy Johnson, Emma Lugo, Doug McVay, Isabelle Sinclair and Nicole Lindahl explore the Oregon justice system with a variety of guests. Hosts rotate weekly. Prison Pipeline's engineers are Joseph Lyons and Jason Rizzitello.
Karen James interviews Sarah Radcliffe, Managing Attorney for the Mental
Health Rights Project at Disability Rights Oregon, about her new report, The
“Unwanteds”: Looking for help, Landing in jail. An analysis of how
trespass arrests at Portland-area hospitals criminalize m...
Adam Carpinelli interviews Masai Ehehosi, former Black Liberation Army
Prisoner of War. Ehehosi is a co-founder of Critical Resistance, has served
on the advisory board for the Jericho Movement and is involved with the
Republic of New Afrika. Interview will focus on Po...
Please join us Monday, July 8th on Prison Pipeline as we talk with Crystal
Magana about the Inmate Firefighting Crew based out of Coffee Creek Women's
The Oregon Department of Corrections operates several Inmate Firefighting
Crews based ac...
The Oregon State Legislature adjourned Sine Die on Sunday, June 30, ending
the 2019 regular legislative session. A number of bills to reform Oregon's
criminal justice were passed this year including a major juvenile justice
reform package. This week on Prison Pipeline we di...
Adam Carpinelli interviews Talilo Marfil and other musicians and youth
advocates who work with the Keys, Beats, Bars program. Keys, Beats, Bars is
a holistic audio/visual arts integrated project providing culturally
responsive programming for incarcerated and underserved y...
Emma Lugo talks with Trisha Swanson about the women's 5k running club,
"Reason to Run" at Coffee Creek Women's Correctional Institution.
Reason to Run is a non-profit organization that exists to create a culture of
hope, connection, and community. Reason to Run Program at...
On Sunday, October 29th 2017 nine individuals told their stories in a
performance titled: Shaping a Future: Life After Prison. The performance was
the culmination of a series of writing workshops sponsored by the Regional
Arts and Culture Council. The project conceived of a...
Karen James speaks with Nikki Thompson about expunging criminal records for
youth and adults. Nikki, an attorney with the Metropolitan Public Defenders
Community Law Division, runs the MPD Expungement Clinic. A motion to set
aside (expunction) is a legal proceeding for se...