Part of AFSC’s Sanctuary Everywhere initiative, the Sanctuary Spaces project highlights nontraditional spaces of refuge that are created by and for targeted communities. Local communities are defining for themselves what safety means and how to create it. Read about some of the communities that have taken steps to create Sanctuary Spaces in the following stories.
Pushing back oppressive systems from the inside out (part 2)
Larry White and Russell Tucker find saftey in AFSC's New York office space, and each have programs that seek to dismantle the oppressive system in and outside prison.