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Bloomberg's stop-and-frisk policy hurt women and LGBTQ+ people. Their stories should be told too

 Michael Bloomberg’s short-lived presidential bid ignited national scrutiny of the billionaire's behavior towards women and the policies...

Tamar Sarai Davis
CRIMINAL JUSTICE

How Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors uses art and organizing to fight for justice

Nearly seven years after launching one of the most meaningful racial justice movements in modern history, Patrisse...

Carolyn Copeland
CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Electronic monitoring is hard enough. Coronavirus shelter-in-place requirements make it harder

As the country adjusts to a new, precarious normal, people are making last-minute dashes to the supermarket...

Tamar Sarai Davis
CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Incarcerated people are bracing for COVID-19: Q&A with a woman whose brother is on the inside

Since the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak, people around the globe are being forced to shift the way...

Patrisse Cullors
CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Organizers hustle to bail people out of jail amid coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus has arrived in the prison system. Last weekend, a second employee within Washington’s Department of...

Tamar Sarai Davis
CRIMINAL JUSTICE

When an old weed arrest means you can’t cash in on the cannabis boom

The legalization of medical and recreational marijuana sales has generated more than a trillion dollars in...

Miranda Perez, Prism Guest Writer
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