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Tech Company Aims to Disrupt Predatorial Prison Phone Industry

Posted by Shani Saxon on February 17, 2021 3:30PM EDT
The Ameelio app ensures that incarcerated people and their loved ones can stay in touch without going into crippling debt.

Film Review: How Black 'Women in Blue' Navigate the World

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on February 08, 2021 4:00PM EDT
The new PBS documentary highlights the challenges of women in the Minneapolis Police Department, including one who realizes she has to decide between Black and blue.
Youth First president and CEO Liz Ryan spoke to Colorlines about why it's time to close youth prisons and shift those resources into communities.

Colin Kaepernick Wants To Bring Political Prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal Home

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on November 24, 2020 6:00PM EDT
In a video campaign, the activist and former NFL player stressed that “Mumia has been in prison longer than I have been alive.”