• [Guest Post] End Solitary Confinement of Youth in Adult Jails and Prisons Governors have an historic opportunity through the Prison Rape Elimination Act to do just that: From Campaign For Youth Justice’s Liz Ryan: This year, governors will need to certify that their states are in compliance with the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA), a law that Congress unanimously approved in 2003, designed to end sexual violence […] June 11, 2013
  • [Guest Post] How a Mother Becomes an Advocate Last month, we featured the organization Justice 4 Families on the blog. This week, Grace Bauer, Co-Director of Justice 4 Families, brings us deeper into some of her personal experiences that catalyzed the creation of the organization: “Beginning in 1998, with my son’s first arrest at the age of 12, I embarked on a journey […] May 29, 2013