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Keywords: Roundtable Discussion on the keyword “justice”

The Center for the Study of Social Difference and the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Council are co-hosting a spring 2017 Keywords Roundtable Discussion on the keyword “justice”  on Thursday, March 23, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. in Butler Library 203. The emphasis in the Keyword Conversations

Your input is valuable

Our 7th Beyond the Bars Conference was a huge success, thanks to all of the people who supported us!  We will soon be starting the planning for 2018 and your feedback on this year’s conference will help us improve next year.   Whether you... READ MORE

The Empathic Facilitator

Practitioners in the fields of criminal justice and reentry services understand the importance of empathizing with the people they serve. In fact, the restorative justice process is predicated on a foundation of empathy. While it may be assumed a given

BEYOND THE BARS LINK TO LIVESTREAM

CLICK HERE TO LIFESTREAM THE CONFERENCE We will be live streaming the Beyond the Bars Conference Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Livestreaming schedule below. Thursday Night – Women Transcending the Punishment Paradigm (Event Starts at 6:30pm) Columbia Law School Friday Night – Building the Movement:... READ MORE

Beyond the Bars – 7TH ANNUAL JUSTICE CONFERENCE

MARCH 2-5, 2017 Beyond the Bars: Transcending the Punishment Paradigm March 2-5, 2017 REGISTER HERE  The Beyond the Bars Conference, now going into its 7th year, is an annual event that brings together a trans-disciplinary group to advance the work

Repair the Harms

New York’s marijuana arrest crusade began more than 20 years ago. Since then, police departments across the state have arrested over 800,000 New Yorkers for low-level marijuana possession offenses. What’s worse, many of these arrests were the product of an unconstitutional