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“Cruel and Unusual” Film Screening: Transgender Women in Prison

Posted By QWOC+ Boston on April 14th, 2009
Cruel and Unusual
transgender women in prison

Is it cruel and unusual punishment to be forced to serve one’s criminal sentence in a prison for those of another gender identity?

Stop by the Women’s Center for a screening of Cruel and Unusual, an award-winning documentary about transgender women serving their time in men’s prisons.

The film will be shown
this Wednesday, April 15
at 7:00 PM
in the Harvard College Women’s Center (Canaday B entryway)

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