Artist jackie sumell awarded the prestigious Rauschenberg Fellowship for her project Solitary Gardens… stay tuned in!
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“The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with the proclamation from the Executive of the United States, all slaves are free…” When Major General Gordon Granger issued the order above in Galveston on June 19th 1865, the Executive- President Lincoln was already assassinated but there was no twitter hashtag trending on their smart […]
Please join us if you are around! #stopsolitary For Immediate Release Contact: Max Gleischman 202.228.5244 February 11, 2014 DURBIN TO CHAIR FOLLOW-UP HEARING ON SOLITARY CONFINEMENT Hearing to Examine Human Rights, Fiscal and Public Safety Consequences of Prison Segregation Washington, D.C. – Assistant Majority Leader Dick Durbin (D-IL) announced today that he will chair a […]
2013 proved to be a tremendous year, both for Herman’s House and in the wider struggle to end the use of torture in our prisons. While we are still in the process of coming to terms with the triumphant release and immediate loss of Herman Wallace, his legacy continues to provide us with fuel to […]
Read about Jackie in the College of Charleston Alumni Magazine, get inspired, get involved– let’s build this house together! “When life is edited by tragedy, when the bullshit is pushed aside, when we have nothing left to connect with but our humanness people are amazing. There is ineffable good in the wake of life […]
Dear Supporters, Herman’s Memorial Service will be this Saturday the 12th of October at the Treme Center, 900 Villere St. in New Orleans. There is a scheduled service with eulogies from Robert King, Malik Rahim, his Attorney’s, Jackie Sumell, his sister Vicky and a handful of others. Herman requested his Memorial be non-denominational and community […]
Herman Wallace was justly remembered by the NY Times. Additional press on his miraculous and righteous release, as well as his peaceful passing can be found here. We ask that you continue to check back for details regarding his memorial service and revolutionary love. By having no family … I inherited the family of humanity. […]
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