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In recent months, the enduring issues of race and law enforcement have weighed on the city and nation with gathering force. They range across the spectrum of criminal justice, from stop and frisk encounters to harsh solitary confinement and from Ferguson to Baltimore. These programs aim to fulfill Roosevelt House’s mission to foster discussion, debate and understanding.

Correcting Corrections

With Speakers:

Michael Jacobson, former NYC Corrections Commissioner; Director of the CUNY Public Policy Institute
Norman Seabrook, President, Correction Officers Benevolent Association
Ann-Marie Louison, Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services
Daniel Selling, former Executive Director of Mental Health for NYC corrections
Shyama Venkateswar (Moderator), Director of the Public Policy Program, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College


Also in this series:

Can Cops and Community Get Together? (Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 6:00 pm)

With Speakers:

Lumumba Akinwole-Bandele, Community for Police Reform; Senior Organizer, NAACP Legal Defense Fun
Susan Herman, Deputy Commissioner, Collaborative Policing, New York Police Department
Michael Lewis (Moderator), Associate Professor of Social Work, Hunter College


Long, Hot Summer? A Double Symposium on Race and Law Enforcement | Posted on June 25th, 2015 | Public Policy Program Events, Public Programs