criminal justice

How this city’s top prosecutor uses the arts to support criminal justice reform

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A program to support artists who have served prison time is just one example of “progressive prosecution” Continue reading

Joe Biden chooses Kamala Harris as running mate

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Presidential candidate Joe Biden has chosen California Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate. Continue reading

Teaching in the age of coronavirus—Week 12: Processing progress

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Photo credit: Maximillian Re-Sugiura By Sari Beth Rosenberg It was Week 12.  We’d been through three long months of remote learning, and it sure felt…read more

Teaching in the age of coronavirus — Week 11: No Justice, No Peace

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Photo credit: Maximillian Re-Sugiura   By Sari Beth Rosenberg Week 11 of remote learning started off as protests continued to explode around the country, including…read more

How felony convictions affect voting rights

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In this PBS NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, learn how people in Florida with felony records are fighting to regain their voting rights and Reverend William Barber’s plan to fight voter suppression. Continue reading

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