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.

Recent news on Racial Justice

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Drug Policy Alliance
Feb 10, 2020

Criminal Justice Reform in the Fentanyl Era: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back
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Washington National Opera, The Kennedy Center
Jan 26, 2020

Washington National Opera presents Blue: Acclaimed new opera explores race, loss, violence, and reconciliation in its D.C. premiere
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Medium/Houston Institute
Jan 22, 2020

Fast-Tracking Second Chance: Increasing Odds for Parole on Life Sentences

Resources on Racial Justice

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Stop Police Terror Project DC
Jan 4, 2020
Report
The Alliance of National Psychological Associations for Racial and Ethnic Equity
Sep 5, 2019
Statement
Bernie Sanders
Aug 23, 2019

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