A Call to Action
How would you spend $250,000 per year?
That’s how much it costs per year for each kid incarcerated in Maine. At the the November 1st debut of Unspoken Truth, audience members answered the question for themselves. See the whole photo gallery here
Photo credits: Dhivya Singaram
Day of Empathy
Maine Inside Out was Maine's named host of The Day of Empathy, coordinated by #cut50, a national day of action to generate empathy for the millions of Americans impacted by the criminal justice system. On March 5th, organizations in all 50 states activated for a single day of action to spotlight local efforts that highlight the urgency of criminal justice reform. Check out the photo gallery of MIO’s performance at the Maine State House here.
Photos credit: Joanne Arnold
Love Is Alternatives to Incarceration
On November 8, 2017 Maine Inside Out and Portland Outright collaborated to debut an original performance and interactive art exhibit. Listen below to hear audience react to the event and to the poetry recorded by incarcerated MIO and Outright members.
Photo credit: Jen Sorkin
In June 2018, Maine Inside Out and Portland Outright hosted a performance of “Love Is” followed by forum of Cumberland County District Attorney Candidates. Check out the video of DA Forum and photos from the event here!