New Orleans remains the incarceration capital of the world.
The Right to Counsel, a basic 6th amendment right, is still in jeopardy and mass incarceration and institutional discrimination plague our criminal justice system. It is time for true reform.
Join the second line and rally for equal justice in New Orleans and demand our local and state decisionmakers fully fund our public defenders and prioritize a fair and just criminal justice system.
We will be joined by two of New Orleans' hottest brass bands: The Big 6 Brass Band and the TBC Brass Band.
START Kermit's Mother-in-Law Lounge. Head up Claiborne. RIGHT at Orleans continue down Orleans.
STOP at 1933 Orleans at Mickey's Bar. Continue on Orleans toward Broad and make a LEFT onto Broad headed to Perdido. Make a RIGHT on Perdido and then a RIGHT on S. Dupre and then a RIGHT on Tulane. Continue on Tulane.
STOP at the steps of the Criminal Court for a rally (~3pm). Parade starts back up on Tulane and will make a quick LEFT at Broad up Broad to Orleans make a RIGHT on Orleans from Orleans continue to Claiborne and make a LEFT at Claiborne and continue to Kermit's Treme Mother in Law Lounge.
DISBAND Kermit's Mother-in-Law Lounge.