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NOLA to Angola is excited to announce our 3rd annual spring ride. ‘Spring Brake’ is coming to City Park on Saturday, April 4th! REGISTER HERE! (Registration is free/sliding scale) This event is a fundraiser for 3 local organizations: Voice of the Experienced (VOTE), Promise of Justice Initiative, & Orleans Public Defenders. […]

Register for ‘Spring Brake’!





  Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC) and Nola to Angola (NTA) are excited to host our second discussion group based on excerpts from Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow. Using the text as a starting point, we will explore how the prison industrial complex affects ALL our […]

The New Jim Crow Discussion Group, Part 2!



Join Nola to Angola on August 8th as we host our second discussion group! This time we’ll be reading and discussing excerpts from “Soledad Brother” by George Jackson. We’ll be reading pages 3-33 which you can find online here: http://historyisaweapon.com/defcon1/soledadbro.html ALL are welcome, regardless of prior knowledge! This is meant to be […]

George Jackson Reading Group!