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  • Heather Ann Thompson Discusses emBlood in the Waterem
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    Blood in the Water

    Heather Ann Thompson talked about her book Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy, in which she recalls the Attica prison uprising that took place at the…

  • Panelists Discuss US Prisons and Criminal Justice System
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    Incarceration and the Criminal Justice System

    The Atlantic, a magazine and multi-platform publisher, hosted a series of discussions on incarceration and the criminal justice system. Speakers included Senate Judiciary Committee members…

  • emPrison Powerem
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    Prison Power

    Author Lisa Corrigan explored the personal and political impact that incarceration had on the leaders of the Black Liberation Movement in her book, Prison Power: How Prison Influenced the Movement for Black…

  • Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
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    Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice

    New America held panel discussion on the criminal justice system, focusing on mass incarceration, rehabilitation, and recommendations for change. Speakers included a former convict who…

  • Washington Journal Holly Harris Discusses Prison and Sentencing Reform
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    Holly Harris on Prison and Sentencing Reform

    Holly Harris talked about prison and sentencing reform during the Trump administration.

  • President Trump Leads Roundtable on Prison Reform
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    Prison Reform Roundtable

    President Trump hosted a roundtable discussion at the White House on prison policy and the criminal justice system. Participants included Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Kentucky Governor…

  • After Words with Danielle Allen
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    After Words with Danielle Allen

    Professor Danielle Allen talked about her book Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A., in which she examines mass incarceration through the lens of her cousin Michael A., who served 11 years…

  • Private Prisons
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    Private Prisons

    Panelists talked about private and public prisons and their impact on incarceration and society. Mother Jones sent reporter Shane Bauer, who was part of the panel discussion, to Louisiana…

  • emCity of Inmatesem
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    City of Inmates

    Kelly Hernandez talked about her book, City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771-1965. This interview, conducted on the campus of the University of…

  • Washington Journal Jim McGreevey Discusses Prison Reentry Programs
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    Jim McGreevey on Prison Reentry Programs

    Former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey (D) talked about his work with a New Jersey non-profit focused on helping former inmates successfully transition to life outside prison. He spoke via video uplink…

  • Opioid Epidemic and PostPrison Reentry
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    Opioid Epidemic and Post-Prison Reentry

    State officials and Oxford House staff and residents about post-prison reentry programs around the country and the role Oxford House plays in housing people formerly incarcerated. Oxford…

  • Virginia Governor Calls for Criminal Justice Revolution
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    Criminal Justice Reform

    Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) talked about criminal justice reform efforts in his state at a Brookings Institution forum on the topic. In his remarks the governor said, “It is time for a criminal justice…

  • Paul Butler Discusses emChokeholdem
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    Q&A with Paul Butler

    Professor Paul Butler talked Chokehold: Policing Black Men, his book on the American criminal justice system and its impact on African-American men.

  • Countering Violent Extremism Part 2
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    Countering Violent Extremism, Part 2

    Islamic religious leaders and scholars talked about the radicalization process that occurs in prisons. This program was part of a day-long forum on combating violent extremism among Muslim…

  • emBecoming Ms Burtonem
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    Becoming Ms. Burton

    Susan Burton talked about her book Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women. In her book, she recalls her journey from incarceration to becoming…

  • emGod In Captivityem
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    God In Captivity

    Tanya Erzen talked about her book, God in Captivity: The Rise of Faith-Based Prison Ministries in the Age of Mass Incarceration, about the history of faith-based programs in prisons and the role of religion…

  • emBlood in the Waterem
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    Blood in the Water

    Heather Ann Thompson talked about her Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy. This event was part of the Chicago Tribune Printers…

  • emAnatomy of Innocenceem
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    Anatomy of Innocence

    Laura Caldwell and Leslie Klinger talked about their book Anatomy of Innocence: Testimonies of the Wrongfully Convicted, in which they present the stories of 14 exonerated inmates. Each of…

  • Washington Journal Jessica Pishko Discusses Resentencing of Juveniles Serving Life in Prison
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    Jessica Pishko on Juvenile Life Sentences Without Parole

    Jessica Pishko talked about her recent investigation and subsequent article in The Nation on the re-sentencing of juveniles serving life in prison. This program was part of a “Washington…

  • Washington Journal Kevin Johnson Discusses Security at Federal Prisons
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    Kevin Johnson on Security at Federal Prisons

    Kevin Johnson talked about his USA Today story about a lack of security personnel at federal maximum security prisons.

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