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Columbia Giving Day

On Wed., October 18, 2017, support the Center for Justice at Columbia University in honor of Giving Day!   Our mission is to develop university-community partnerships that work together to end our nation’s reliance on criminalization, incarceration and retribution, and transform the... READ MORE

Columbia Giving Day

On Wed., October 18, 2017, support the Center for Justice at Columbia University in honor of Giving Day!   Our mission is to develop university-community partnerships that work together to end our nation’s reliance on criminalization, incarceration and retribution, and transform the

Smart on Crime | The Crime Report

Why Community Corrections Systems Fail By Megan Hadley | October 13, 2017 “If we didn’t exist, no one would invent us,” says former New York Commissioner of Probation Vincent Schiraldi. Speaking this week at the Smart on Crime conference at John... READ MORE

Beyond the Bars, LA

On October 13th, 14th & 15th, 2017, the Beyond the Bars LA fellows and the Justice Work Group at UCLA will host Beyond the Bars LA: The End of Mass Incarceration, our inaugural conference, to bring together community organizations, activists,

The Women’s Building Block Party

Dear friends, The Women’s Building block party is coming back to the neighborhood! On Saturday, September 23 on West 20th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues, we’ll be holding our second annual block party featuring live performances, community art projects, kids’

New Feminist Solutions Report: The Crisis of Criminalization

The Crisis of Criminalization: A Call for a Comprehensive Philanthropic Response Written by Andrea J. Ritchie and Beth E. Richie   This report is an urgent call for a comprehensive philanthropic response to the growing crisis of criminalization. Over the past... READ MORE