Incredible Artwork just in time for Night Out for Safety, Democracy and Human Rights on August 6th, 2013.  Get yours and get involved!

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Boston School Principal Fires Security Guards to Hire Art Teachers: Students Do Better [Read More]

Stop the Lock Out of Families: Support Our Family Bill of Rights [Read More]

J4F Works to Move Resources Away from Youth Incarceration Toward Direct Investments in Youth, Families, and Communities (Photo: Richard Ross) [Read More]

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Art Teachers Not Security Guards

Recently, a Boston Principal opted to fire the school’s security guards and replace them with art teacher.  Read about … [Read more]


Kiera Wilmont
If Steve Jobs’ Name Were Kiera Wilmont

If Steve Jobs were a black girl from Florida, he might have died unknown and in a prison cell … [Read more]


Building Peace by Ending Drug War
Building Peace by Ending the Drug WarJovenes Denuncian la Violencia de la Guerra Contra las Drogas, Apoyan Esfuerzos para el Control de la Venta de Armas

This blog post originally appeared on the Witness for Peace Blog at http://witness4peace.blogspot.com/2013/03/youth-speak-out-against-drug-war.html.  Thanks to WfP for posting it. … [Read more]


Families Unlocking Futures:
Solutions to the Crisis in Juvenile Justice

This extraordinary … must read … comprehensive study examines our youth prison system from the perspective of those who are most impacted — young people and their families.”
~ Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow

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Families Unlocking Futures:
Solutions to the Crisis in Juvenile Justice

This extraordinary … must read … comprehensive study examines our youth prison system from the perspective of those who are most impacted — young people and their families.”

~ Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow

View Report