Photo: hmk/Flickr Creative Commons A Las Vegas family court judge said this week that he would like to … Continue reading ‘Hogtying’ of Inmates Raises Alarm About Nevada Juvenile Detention Conditions
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A 16-year-old transgender girl is currently being held in an adult prison in Connecticut even though she has not been … Continue reading Connecticut Imprisons 16-Year-Old Trans Girl of Color Without Criminal Charges
Fueling the school to prison pipeline as well as mass incarceration…. (Paris High School Principal Gary Preston and PISD Police … Continue reading Is Using The Restroom A Crime At Paris, TX High School?
I hope you saw the news today about the important new Department of Education data on the crisis that’s playing out in … Continue reading Jim Crow lingers in education