Watch ‘Paddington 2’ to Teach Your Kids About Prison Abolition. Seriously.

Whether intentional or not, the adorable movie is an introduction to a big social issue

Jada Gomez
Momentum
Published in
Nov 18, 2020

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“In a matter of movie minutes, four of the imprisoned men who have mostly shed their hard exteriors pull together to try to get Paddington out of jail. The escape is successful and the next time we see the four escaped prisoners, they are helping save Paddington’s life before setting off to contribute to society.

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Jada Gomez
Momentum

Senior Platform Editor at Medium. Girl with the long last name from the Empire State. NYU Alum. Runner. Puppy Mommy. Smiler.