The War on Drugs is an Epic Fail, a short video, describes the history of the war on drugs, related crime laws and increased incarceration, and its financial, economic, and health impacts on communities.
Report in Mass Dissent by Peter Wagner on a ‘Disability and the State’ panel discussion at The Rebellious Law Conference in 2000.
At the International Symposium on Solitary Confinement, researchers and formerly incarcerated people made it clear that isolation causes severe and permanent damage.
This white paper reviews the literature exploring the relationship between family contact and short- and long term outcomes for youth in the juvenile justice system, and identifies ways that agencies from police through reentry staff can better engage families in ways that promote both personal contact and active involvement in case assessment, planning, and management
The insufficiency of data and analysis on women and incarceration has left a significant gap in our understanding of obstacles to gender equity facing women today.