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Mujahid Farid

Former New York prisoner released 2011 after serving 33 years on a 15-to-life sentence. He is now lead organizer with the Release Aging People in Prison (RAPP) Campaign. Their slogan is "If the risk is low, let them go." Farid and RAPP were recently profiled by The Indypendent.

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Part 2: Calls Grow for NY Gov Cuomo to Reform Parole Board That Denies Release of Eligible Prisoners
August 11, 2016
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After Being Denied Parole 10 Times, Elderly Prisoner Allegedly Commits Suicide at Fishkill Prison
August 10, 2016
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PART 2: Calls Grow to Release Aging People from Prison Who Pose No Public Safety Threat
December 23, 2013
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"If the Risk Is Low, Let Them Go": Elderly Prison Population Skyrockets Despite Low Risk to Society
December 23, 2013
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