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Daily News Lesson: Inmates released to home confinement during pandemic fear ‘devastating’ reincarceration

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Hear from people released from prison because of COVID, and how they’re pushing to stay in their homes Continue reading

Lesson Plan: What is felony disenfranchisement?

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Discuss ways people convicted of crimes are punished beyond prison as part of our Searching for Justice series of lessons. Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Social justice and the coronavirus

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson plan, learn how the coronavirus relates to issues of social justice. Continue reading

Politicians rethink criminal justice

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President Barack Obama and Republicans are having a rare moment of agreement over the need to change the U.S. criminal justice system. Continue reading

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