Prisoners’ Justice Day Events for July and August 2019

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This July and August, CPEP and The Journal of Prisoners on Prisons will be hosting multiple events happening in Ottawa to discuss, demonstrate, honor, and get ready for Prisoners’ Justice Day. Check out the information below for event information.

Link to event here:

Political Education, Public Speaking
and Media Training Workshop

Thursday, July 18, 2019
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Faculty of Social Sciences, Room 4004
University of Ottawa


PJD Poster Making Session
Tuesday, August 6 at 7pm
uOttawa Faculty of Social Sciences, Room 14001

PJD Private Community Discussion
Saturday, August 10 at 5:30pm
Location to be Announced

PJD Vigil
Saturday, August 10 at 7:30pm
Major Hill’s Park at the Entrance of the U.S. Embassy

For more information on the history of Prisoners’ Justice Day you can read this excellent, brief history of the event here:,on%20August%2010th%201974.