Washington DC has a very high incarceration rate and up to 4,500 people could be affected by the measure, included in emergency police reform legislation that passed the city council this week.
- June 18, 2020
Let us name the system: "racial capitalism."
- December 8, 2017Before he was a Supreme Court justice, Thurgood Marshall was a civil rights lawyer battling the same forces that confront our justice system today.
- November 28, 2017Five out of six people behind bars awaiting trial are there simply because they can’t afford bail. Community bail funds offer a solution.
- August 18, 2017Find Betts’ writing and share it with those you think may find in it validation and strength, Kyle Dargan advises.
- August 9, 2017Fair chance hiring gives businesses dedicated workers and the formerly incarcerated a chance to get beyond stereotypes.