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Trump’s Pardon of Joe Arpaio Is Deeply Disturbing

The president called a man who freely violated people's constitutional rights a "patriot." What does that make his victims?
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Calling Working People of All Colors

The economic concerns of the white working class and people of color are more alike than different.
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Another Black Man Left to Die in the Streets

Shooting after shooting, police deny black lives even the most basic human concern that could've saved them.
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Students, Not Criminals

Punitive school policies are funneling children – especially African-Americans – out of the classroom and into jail cells.
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African Americans Are Still Treated as Second-Class Citizens By the Law

The infamous Dred Scott Supreme Court ruling once denied African Americans any and all rights as human beings. Has anything changed?
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From Mamie Till to Tarsha Jackson, Mothers Continue the Fight for Juvenile Justice

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.

Mother's Day is Another Day to Struggle for Justice When Your Child is Behind Bars

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.

Report: Mothers at the Gate

A movement of family members is developing around the country that aims to challenge both the conditions in which their loved ones are held and the fact of mass incarceration itself.

In the News

Louisiana Moms Fight for Justice for Imprisoned Youth

Soundbite Services | May 11, 2016

Mothers Fight for Reform

Public News Service | May 9, 2016

Mother’s Day: Voices of Mothers of Incarcerated Youth

Institute for Public Accuracy | May 4, 2016