Tagged: mass incarceration
If Hillary win this November, Bill Clinton would have the unique opportunity to right the wrongs of his administration.
Join us in honoring and examining the just-released "Policy Demands for Black Power, Freedom & Justice” by the Movement for Black Lives.
One mother's fight to shut down a private juvenile corrections facility in Louisiana known for its brutality and big profits.
Emmett Till's mother brought awareness to America's failed, racist justice system over 60 years ago. Today, mothers are still at the forefront of the fight for justice for their children and all children.
Two decades before Bernie Sanders’ presidential candidacy, the hip-hop artist described the absurdity of inequality in America that continues to get worse today.
An emerging grassroots, family-based movement, sustained by the love of mothers across the nation, reminds us that mothers are leaders as well as nurturers, teachers as well as advocates.
More than 5 million children have a parent in jail. A country that allows such massive infliction of trauma on its children is a country whose entire future is in question.
Democracy Spring demonstrated an opportunity for cross-issue collaboration: fighting big money in politics.
Inmates on their deathbeds should be free to spend their final days with their loved ones.
While it represents a step forward, 'ban the box' only goes so far in addressing deeper systemic issues fueling mass incarceration.