IN THE NEWS
The Justice Lab's Vincent Schiraldi argues being put in prison right now could lead to contracting coronavirus and that we should stop locking up people for missed parole appointments.
City & State
May 19, 2020
Justice Lab's Vincent Schiraldi talks about how he hopes that juvenile detention centers will adapt during this coronavirus crisis to make them safer for the residents.
The Washington Post
May 2, 2020
Researchers from the Center on Poverty and Social Policy suggest the poverty rate may reach the highest levels in half a century, hitting African-Americans and children hardest.
The New York Times
April 16, 2020
News and Research
In this episode of the School of Social Work's Social Impact LIVE, host Richard Hara sits down with sits down with Cameron Rasmussen, of Columbia’s Center for Justice, along with two representatives from the Release Aging People in Prison Campaign, Mark Shervington and Melissa Tanis, to discuss the issue of decarceration during the COIVD-19 crisis.