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Time to Make America Average When It Comes to Incarceration Rates
Executive Director, Drug Policy Alliance
It's time to end the United States' exceptionalism when it comes to incarcerating its citizens. A groundbreaking report released yesterday documents the unprecedented and costly price of U.S. incarceration rates.
An Amnesty for Prisoners of the War on Drugs
Reducing the length and frequency of drug-related incarceration going forward for new cases, however welcome, doesn't do anything about the large population of drug users already stuck in our prisons.
Albany Leaders -- What About Black New Yorkers?
Executive Director, Color Of Change
The targeting of Blacks and Latinos through biased law enforcement practices has split our state in half -- where the New York you live in depends on factors such as race, ethnicity and socioeconomic status
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