Tagged: mass incarceration
While it represents a step forward, 'ban the box' only goes so far in addressing deeper systemic issues fueling mass incarceration.
You're invited to a brown bag lunch discussion with Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Domestic Awardee Daryl Atkinson, an emerging leader fighting for the restoration of the human rights for people with criminal records.
Can the pope's emphasis on criminal justice reform begin to shift the ideological landscape in Washington?
As the Scots begin tackling their rising incarceration problem, America should learn from them.
China has its vanishing girls. North Korea has its disappeared prisoners. And America has a generation of missing, jailed, and dead black men.
The Institute for Policy studies joins UDC David A. Clarke School of Law to bring you another look at the Prison Industrial Complex and the way it extends into our communities.
An IPS and Community Cinema [DC] preview that features the story of a filmmaker who returns to the scene of the crime to explore why he became a bank robber as a teenager.
The Institute for Policy Studies, Just Kids Maryland and others join for a screening that looks at Maryland's youth in the adult criminal justice system.
A focus on the impact of mass incarceration on communities and the larger society.
A public education event giving first hand perspectives and experiences of incarcerated persons while they are on "the inside."