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Juvenile Court

Posted on: August 15, 2016

James Bell, Civil Rights Advocate, Founder and Executive Director of W. Haywood Burns Institute


The racial and ethnic disparities that exist in youth justice today are symptoms of a system that has treated youth of color poorly and continues to use misguided and ineffective approaches.

It is time to shift our frame from being merely transitional to one that is transformational.

It is time to build a community where all youth and families have equal opportunities to raise children to become valuable and productive citizens.

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