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How This Website Got Started And How We Need Your Help!

A lady that defends justice and our country. Not what you expect. I may be only one small voice, but trust me, I can roar with the best of them when it comes to fighting for justice. 313 more words

MT Speaks Up

Day 28 - "Beyond Scared Straight"

Have you ever seen this show?  You see what happens is this: a county jail takes in about 10 “at risk” kids as part of a court ordered program to, well, scare them straight.  839 more words

Blogging

The New Jim Crow Review

This is the best primer on the prison system out there right now.

The Basics

Title: The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness… 691 more words

Book Reviews

Dutchess County Justice & Transition Center Project - External Advisory Group to Host Public Forum Meeting

Public Comment Encouraged on Dutchess County Justice & Transition Center project

The Dutchess County Justice and Transition Center’s External Advisory Group will host its next public meeting on Thursday, January 29th at 6:00 p.m. 191 more words

Francena Amparo

How [not] to use a grand jury….

Great article by Jeffrey Toobin to frame the Michael Brown case not as “Guilty v Innocent,” but rather why the grand jury outcome was perplexing. 629 more words

Amphibian delinquents

This sticky little guy is throwing up gang signs- pretty sure that makes him cold “blood”ed. 😂

-Willow

Humor

What Is End Game With Ferguson?

We are reaching closure on Ferguson with reports that the U.S. Justice Department will likely not seek charges on Officer Darren Wilson for violations of Michael Brown’s civil rights.   738 more words

Darren Wilson