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Gender & Sexuality
Tennessee Governor will give answer on Cyntoia Brown’s clemency before he leaves office
Homelessness among formerly incarcerated people is at a crisis point, according to the Prison Policy Initiative
New Orleans judge is the latest to strike down money bail after class-action suit
Prisons increasingly employ teachers and secretaries to substitute for guards
Distraught father kills himself in a jail cell after being separated from his family at border
How Jay-Z & other venture capitalists are creating new problems in the name of social justice
#BanTheBox isn’t enough: Study shows prison is a symptom of economic barriers, not just a cause
Philadelphia District Attorney eliminates cash bail for majority of non-violent crimes
GOP Senator flames Attorney General Jeff Sessions as fight for overhauling drug sentences continues
Hurricane Irma evacuation plans excluded many South Florida inmates
California Wants to Repeal Felony HIV Criminalization Laws. No, That Does Not Deserve Backlash.
Report: poor black women evicted as much as black men are incarcerated
Report: black men no better off than they were in 1970s
Study: Eviction rates for black women comparable to black male incarceration
After 8 years, inmates still waiting for trial
Study: parental incarceration worsens disparities between black and white children
Report: Florida charges more kids as adults than any other state, black youth disproportionately affected
The Fight For Black Men
Sesame Street Teaches Kids About Incarceration
Dear Thurgood Marshall Jr, Why Are You On The Board Of Directors For CCA?
Open Society Foundations Announce 2013 Soros Justice Fellows
Uni-ball Releases Racist Ad Mocking Black Men in Prison
Chuck D: Since Reagan And Bush, There’s Been Nothing But Guns And Drugs In The Black Community
REPORT: Black Females Are Fastest Growing Segment of Juvenile Justice Population
Chicago Teens Share Concerns About Gun Violence in ‘Don’t Shoot, I Want To Grow Up’
Mayor Bloomberg Visits Black Church; Defends ‘Stop and Frisk’ Program
REPORT: More Than HALF of Wrongly Accused Prisoners Are Black
Off-duty Policeman Shot 28 Times by 4 Chicago Cops To Be Sentenced Tomorrow; Facing 80 Years
REPORT: Black Students Face Harsher Discipline In Schools
The trans child in me still needs to feel wanted
I don’t know what my grief looks like outside of social pressures to perform it in acceptable ways
Poverty appropriation & the moral depravity of a society where elite education has the highest stakes
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