Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Unveils Legislation to Address Law Enforcement and Youth Incarceration
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Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Unveils Legislation to Address Law Enforcement and Youth Incarceration

By Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times Congresswoman Sheila…

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Child Watch: End Youth Detention and Torture at Riker’s Island
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Child Watch: End Youth Detention and Torture at Riker’s Island

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist “Before I went to jail, I didn’t know about…

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John Legend: New York Failed Kalief Browder
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John Legend: New York Failed Kalief Browder

John Legend, VULTURE     (Vulture) — When I saw Kalief Browder’s 2013 television interview,…

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Kalief Browder, Teen Held at Rikers for 3 Years Without a Trial, Found Dead
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Kalief Browder, Teen Held at Rikers for 3 Years Without a Trial, Found Dead

Jessica Roy, NEW YORK MAGAZINE NEW YORK (New York Magazine) — Kalief Browder, the 22-year-old Bronx…

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