Op-Ed: Structural accountability after Freddie Gray

"Baltimore's healing and hope lie beyond the smoke and in the kinds of social investments necessary to support the essential fabric of community — and which are profoundly lacking in Baltimore neighborhoods."

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LTE: Lessons From Baltimore, and BeyondLTE: Lessons From Baltimore, and Beyond

Criminal Justice News—JPI's Marc Schindler and the Prison Policy Initiative's Peter Wagner weigh in on Freddie Gray,… Continue

Wickham: Focus on Freddie Gray's neighborhoodWickham: Focus on Freddie Gray's neighborhood

Criminal Justice News—His death is a small part of the decades-old human tragedy crying out for help.

The Recovery Diaries: Treatment for Substance Abuse Now Favored Over PunishmentThe Recovery Diaries: Treatment for Substance Abuse Now Favored Over Punishment

Criminal Justice News—"We’ve criminalized addiction in this country to a point where an employer may hesitate to… Continue

Hard but Hopeful Home to ‘Lot of Freddies’Hard but Hopeful Home to ‘Lot of Freddies’

Criminal Justice News—The neighborhood where Freddie Gray came of age has survived harrowing rates of unemployment, poor… Continue

Baltimore Is Burning -- Not Just in Flames, But With a Righteous AngerBaltimore Is Burning -- Not Just in Flames, But With a Righteous Anger

Criminal Justice News—"Where there is anger, there is the passion to make the future different, better, more equitable,… Continue

Aggressive Policing, Series of Errors Blamed in Freddie Gray's DeathAggressive Policing, Series of Errors Blamed in Freddie Gray's Death

Criminal Justice News—"This is a story of a series of systemic, institutional errors that created these conditions... If… Continue

Unrest in Baltimore highlights need for more jobsUnrest in Baltimore highlights need for more jobs

Criminal Justice News—Baltimore needs jobs. And not just any jobs; jobs the more than 20,000 unemployed residents of this… Continue

Who is Freddie Gray, whose death is at the center of Baltimore's unrest?Who is Freddie Gray, whose death is at the center of Baltimore's unrest?

Criminal Justice News—The unrest in Baltimore after the death of Freddie Gray has left portions of the city in ruins and… Continue

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