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The Teenagers of Rikers Island

Superintendent of the school district that includes the Rikers Island complex, Tim Lisante is workin...

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Significant Drops in Juvenile Incarceration Rates

Inspiring drops in juvenile incarceration show that treating kids as kids using restorative justice ...

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Racial Bias in NYS Prisons

Black people make up only 14 percent of New York State’s population, but almost half of its pr...