Prison & Police Abolition with Jason Sole
About the Facilitator
Jason Marque Sole (he, him, his) is a formerly incarcerated abolitionist. He has been a criminal justice educator for over 11 years and is currently an adjunct professor at Hamline University in the Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Department. He has been a national restorative justice trainer since 2008, leading circles in jails, prisons, and community. In 2019, he received the John Legend “Can’t Just Preach” award for his work to abolish prisons. In addition, Jason is the co-founder of the Humanize My Hoodie Movement in which he challenges threat perceptions about Black people through clothing, art exhibitions, documentary screenings, and workshops.
Continuing Education Units
CEUs have been approved by the Minnesota boards of Behavioral Health & Therapy, Marriage and Family Therapy and Social Work
ABOUT THIS TRAINING
This training details Jason’s journey to abolition.
What Does a Police and Prison Free World Look Like? Jason shares abolition work happening in the Twin Cities and beyond.