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Education is Transformation!

Education is Transformation! Listening to the Voices of Justice-Involved Students Changing lives, developing leaders, building communities Half-Day Symposium Where: Columbia Law School, Case Lounge, 435 W. 116th Street, New York, NY 10027 Date: Friday, October 17, 2014 Time: 12pm-4pm RSVP

Dan Hoyle’s “Each and Every Thing”

“Each and Every Thing” is the newest solo show from award-winning actor/playwright Dan Hoyle about how we experience the world in the digital age. From a showdown with a violent person in small-town Nebraska, to a childhood listening to anti-conformist

Post-Racial Mythologies, Post Ferguson Realities

Post-Racial Mythologies, Post Ferguson Realities Event Date: Thursday, October 16, 2014 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm Location: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture – 515 Malcolm X Boulevard New York, NY 10037-1801 (917) 275-6975 Unfortunately, the August 9, 2014, the police shooting death

Race, Policing, and Civil Rights: A Community Town Hall

This event, which mixes media, public dialogue, politics and arts, is the first in a series of town halls focused on exploring the community’s take on timely social issues. As the media storm over Eric Garner and Ferguson subsides, Brooklyn Independent

AMERICA’S PRISONS: CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT?

AMERICA’S PRISONS: CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT? A discussion with: Robert Ferguson Columbia Law School Author of Inferno: An Anatomy of American Punishment Cathleen Price Equal Justice Initiative Benjamin Rosenberg Office of the NY County District Attorney Free and open to the

Incarceration in America Conference

Incarceration in America Conference  Organized by the Center for the Advancement of Public Action (CAPA) Registration Form The United States has the highest documented rate of incarceration in the world, a rate that has increased by 500 percent in the