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Chinonye Chukwu’s ‘CLEMENCY’ Reveals Incarceration’s Hidden Perils

Currently in theaters, the thought-provoking film narrates how capital punishment impacts people beyond the warden and the inmate.

Families Of Florida Inmates Protest Changes To Visitation Schedules

The families of Florida prisoners are fighting back after the Florida Department of Corrections announced a change to visitations schedules. According to the Miami Herald…

Meek Mill’s Mother, Rev. Al Sharpton And More Speak Out Against His Case At UPENN

On a frigid March afternoon (Mar. 13), the Irvine Auditorium at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia hosted a timely discussion on criminal justice titled…

Deconstructing The National Anthem With Conceptual Wonder Ekene Ijeoma

Social justice warriors come in various spirits. There are those who use their voices on the street and others who move through creative spaces to challenge the system…

Dascha Polanco’s Fight For Incarcerated Women Of Color Is Something You Should Know

On and off screen, Dascha Polanco is steadily creating a movement for social justice issues. The actress, best known for her role as Dayanara Diaz in Netflix’s…

Denzel Washington Believes We Can Thwart Mass Incarceration By Increasing Family Values

Denzel Washington brought about another perspective on the ongoing topic of mass incarceration system and its relationship to the African-American community. The New York…

Pusha T Releases New PSA Advocating For Prison Reform

While the Obama administration has made small strides in regards to prison reform, Pusha T says there is much more work to be done. In a new PSA, the rapper advocates…

Pusha T Creates PSA In Support Of Cali’s Marijuana Bill

Pusha T thinks a little marijuana never hurt anybody, and if California’s Proposition 64 bill signs off on legalizing the recreational use of the drug, it could possibly…

T.I. On The Prison System: “It’s Incentivized Incarceration”

This week, rapper T.I. is at his most political, in a revealing discussion centered on the War on Drugs, and its effect on Black communities. “If you got caught with 10…