“The prison industrial complex is making money . . . millions. But, what if prisons were transformed into learning institutions? What if there were teachers in these institutions instead of prison guards?”
Making the case for why Mr. Seth Williams, Philadelphia’s first Black elected District Attorney, should resign from office.
Philadelphia’s elected and appointed officials have lost a large part of the public’s trust, with many either labeling them conspirators in a crime or just plain incompetent.
From re-opening a criminal investigation to resignation of government officials, supporters of Brandon Tate-Brown and his family vocalize demands.
A vote of no confidence in Philly’s top cop has been issued by the mother of Mr. Brandon Tate-Brown.
Some crime victims think the most important thing in the justice system is long, harsh prison terms.
Elvis Alves reflects on darker aspects of human nature in this ekphrastic (based on a piece of visual art) poem.
Brittni Brown feels the negative association with immigrants and beliefs of many US citizens in relation to crime rates aren’t founded on solidarity.
Is there a trend towards abolition?
In case you missed our #GoodMenChat TwitterChat on Connecting with Men Returning from Incarceration, we have your recap right here.
If cameras don’t deter violence by the public, why would we expect that passively monitoring police-citizen encounters will cause behavior change?
I have been called racist for my opinion about my local police.
Mike Kasdan takes a hard look at the roots of the privilege we confer on star athletes, and its devastating effect on society.
Mayor Michael A. Nutter was the inspiration behind the bill to decriminalize marijuana, but not in a good way.
From inside the prison system, Spoon Jackson makes a blunt statement on prison reform.
Popular TV embraces the historical based series, could this be a signifier of a deeper cultural violence.