by Alan Pyke Aug 2, 2015
"Try to invest in the people that's investing in themselves," one student in the Goucher Prison Education Partnership at Maryland's Jessup prison told Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Friday.
by Jessica Goldstein Jul 15, 2015
"I feel guilty about allowing the suffering to go on as long as it did. And that’s reinforced in the movie."
by Alan Pyke Jul 7, 2015
It got just two minutes of debate amid the heated welfare reform fight of the 1990s. And it's been hanging around the country's neck for 20 years since.
by Carimah Townes May 28, 2015
"Local stakeholders know that there is a serious issue."
by Carimah Townes May 4, 2015
"When she said we're not going to have mass incarcerations in the future, what is she referring to?"
by Jessica Goldstein Mar 27, 2015
POTUS digs into the war on drugs with the man who brought us Omar.
by Jessica Goldstein Feb 23, 2015
John Legend and Common took home the Academy Award for Best Original Song for "Glory."
by Carimah Townes Feb 12, 2015
It's high time that leaders re-evaluate the purpose of the prison system.
by Jack Jenkins Oct 24, 2014
"A life sentence is a death sentence which is concealed," the pope said.
by Alex Leichenger Mar 20, 2014
America incarcerates prisoners at a higher rate than any other country, and they are disproportionately black men. There's no better place to see the trend than Milwaukee, where mass imprisonment has devastated communities.