Racial disparities in the criminal justice system and the criminalization of communities of color are among the most vexing issues in our nation.

Video Excerpt “Race is the Elephant in the Room” with John Wetzel (PA Secretary of Corrections), Teresa Hodge (Mission: Launch, Inc.), and Glenn Martin (JustLeadership USA), who discuss economic and racial disparities in the criminal justice system.

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