Susan Burton

Susan Burton

Susan Burton is an activist based in United States who works with ex-convicts. She was named a CNN Hero in 2010, and a Purpose Prize winner in 2012. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Susan Burton has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2013 Forum. Most common tag: Prisons.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1998 - Present Founder and Executive Director, New Way of Life Re-Entry Project, A Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Becoming Ms. Burton</em>

    Becoming Ms. Burton

    Susan Burton talked about her book Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women. In…

  • Prisoner Rehabilitation

    Prisoner Rehabilitation

    Nneka Jones Tapea, the executive director of the Cook County Department of Corrections, and Susan Burton, the founder and executive director of A New Way of…

  • Prison Incarceration Rates

    Prison Incarceration Rates

    Panelists, including ex-convicts and a former prison warden, talked about the large and growing number of people incarcerated in…

  • Gender and Incarceration

    Gender and Incarceration

    A panel of advocates for the rights of incarcerated women discussed that women were the fasted growing group of incarcerated people in the United…

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