The Center for Justice is committed to ending mass incarceration and criminalization, and advancing alternative approaches to justice and safety through education, research, and policy change. Its mission is to help transform the approaches to justice from being driven by punishment and retribution to being centered on prevention and healing. The Center is interdisciplinary and works in partnership with schools, departments, centers and institutes across Columbia, other universities, government agencies, community organizations, advocates and those directly affected by the criminal justice system.
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Slide 1: Beyond the Bars Conference
Slide 2: Beyond The Bars Organizers together posing for photo
Slide 3: Beyond the Bars Thursday Night
Slide 4: Women Transcending Collective Leadership Institute
Slide 5: Beyond the Bars participants holding sign that says "I'm not free until she's free"
Slide 6: JAYC Graduation
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The Center for Justice joined the Mayor's Office Young Men's Initiative, Life Camp, Save Our Streets and many others for a march toward community s