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Kavanaugh Reminds Us The Presumption Of Innocence Isn't For Everyone
Presumption of innocence and impassioned defense of it are privileges we give only to a select few.
Kalief Browder's Brother Searches For Justice On Anniversary Of His Death
Browder spent three years at Rikers Island without being convicted of a crime.
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Closing Rikers Is Just The Start
Lewis Webb Jr.
, Guest Writer
There should not be a price tag on justice.
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The Mental And Physical Toll Of Activism
Patrisse Khan-Cullors discusses the toll activism takes on mental health and how she copes with the pressure of fighting for racial equality in America.
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Kalief Browder's Brother Is Running For Mayor Of New York City
“I lost my mother, I lost my brother. I have nothing left to lose,” he told HuffPost.
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Remembering Kalief Browder: The State Of Youth In Adult Jails And Prisons Two-Years After Kalief Browder’s Death
Jeree Thomas, Esq.
Policy Director, Campaign for Youth Justice
Unfortunately, these reforms come too late for Kalief.
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Kalief Browder Now Has A Street Named After Him In The Bronx
He would have turned 24 this May.
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How Kalief Browder's Dad Reinforced A Problematic View Of Black Prisoners
Browder's mom knew her son's imprisonment was the result of an unjust system. His dad thought otherwise.
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Here's How NYC Corrections Could Change After Rikers Island Shuts Down
"Rikers Island is a 19th century solution to a 21st century problem."
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This Former Inmate Wants To Close Rikers Island, And He Has The Mayor's Attention
"You can’t continue to say you’re a national progressive leader and have a torture island in your own backyard."
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Jay Z: Kalief Browder Was A 'Prophet' Who Taught Us 'How To Love Better'
The two first met after Browder was released from Rikers Island.
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New Docuseries Highlights How The System Failed Kalief Browder
He was just 16 years old when he was plucked off the streets of the Bronx and thrown in jail.
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Kalief Browder's Sister Remembers Him As 'Normal Kid,' But Rikers Changed That
She recalled heartwarming memories about his life before his time on Rikers Island.
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Jay Z Hopes Kalief Browder's Story Will 'Save A Lot Of Lives'
The mogul premiered his docuseries on him at the Sundance Film Festival.
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Jay Z Is Bringing Kalief Browder's Heartbreaking Story To Television
Browder spent years in prison without ever being convicted of a crime.
A Look Back On Kalief Browder, A New York Teen Jailed For Years With No Conviction
He spoke with HuffPost Live in 2013 about being held on Rikers Island.
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