Both Sides of the Bars: Land of the Free and Home of the Brave?

A reflection and examination of the final phrase of the Star…

Both Sides of the Bars: Closing Rikers: Holding Space For History And Vision

There is a mass incarceration crisis underway in the United States…

Both Sides of the Bars: Innocent Yet Forced Into Incarceration

According to the National Registry of Exonerations, between 1989…

Both Sides of the Bars: The Ticking Clock To Criminalization

Host Rob DeLeon, associate VP of programs at The Fortune Society,…

Both Sides of the Bars: The Color of Money

Host Andre Ward, associate VP of employment services at The Fortune…

Both Sides of the Bars: Why Building Communities Is Vital To Criminal Justice Reform

According to the National Reentry Resource Center, approximately…

Both Sides of the Bars: State-Level Reforms: Where We Need To Focus

BSOTB welcomes Katie Schaffer, NY statewide organizer at JustLeadershipUSA,…

Both Sides of the Bars: Stones of Hope

Nearly 53,000 youth are held in facilities away from home as…

Both Sides of the Bars: Correctional Profiteering

The commercialization of our correctional institutions has created…