What I love about CURB

Dear Supporter,

We are living in a terribly uncertain time. As someone who’s been committed to ending mass incarceration for the last six years of my life—beginning with my own unlawful imprisonment as a political hostage in Iran—I feel compelled to seize this moment and take stock.

There have been many victories, both locally and statewide, in recent years. In California success has ranged from the passing a law to Ban the Box an effort led by formerly incarcerated people to three prisoner hunger strikes igniting a movement against solitary confinement that led to a historic settlement and over 1,000 people being released from solitary confinement.

As a statewide coalition, CURB makes sure that these victories are seen and felt nationally. 

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