Restoring the Right to Vote
May 3, 2019
Demand whichever presidential candidate you decide to support commits to ending felony disenfranchisement!
When I started to hear other women’s stories, I realized something had to change. I realized this wasn’t just me.
May 1, 2019
Leading with Conviction is awesome. There is so much content and useful information for me as a leader that I can take back.
Let’s Celebrate! #CLOSEthecreek First Anniversary Playlist, Movement Music, Volume 1
April 23, 2019
From Monday April 22 through Friday April 26, the #CLOSEthecreek campaign is celebrating and bringing community together!
To know I’ve given a voice to people who consider themselves voiceless is huge for me.
April 17, 2019
Leading with Conviction is transformational.
I Know Rikers
April 11, 2019
I have been with the campaign to #CLOSErikers since the beginning because I know that Rikers is a human rights crisis. I know it must be closed now.
Trump Plans New Barriers for Job Seekers with Records
We need your voice to call on the Trump administration to end a dangerous rule change before it begins.
Until We Are All Free…
April 4, 2019
This week, after years of unwavering and uncompromising advocacy, directly impacted communities won three historic victories in New York State.
People on Parole Should Serve on Juries
New York State undermines its commitment to civic engagement by barring people on parole and probation from participating in juries.
Demand Your Rights
March 19, 2019
Over 70,000,000people in the United States have a criminal record. They face an estimated 45,000 barriers and exclusions.
I want to leverage technology to end mass incarceration.
March 18, 2019
When I was only fifteen years old, I was sentenced to eight years in prison and sent to a maximum security facility hours away from my home.
ONWARD ALERT: Trump Takes Aim at SNAP
March 12, 2019
Formerly incarcerated people are organizing to stop dangerous cuts from essential food stamps
A Leap Forward in L.A.
March 6, 2019
JusticeLA secured a vote to replace a men's jail with mental health facilities and stop plans for the construction of a women's jail in the city.
We are people who were caught up in the system and made it out, and now we get to be the voice for other people.
I can’t talk about Leading with Conviction without crying because I’m just so grateful to be a part of this cohort.
Dispatch from the Field: Organizing Kids and Young People to Build Communities in NYC
January 9, 2019
I’m JustLeadershipUSA’s NYC Community Organizer, working to #CLOSErikers, build communities, and end mass incarceration.
Open Letter to New York City Correctional Officers
We are a group of formerly incarcerated individuals, and loved ones of people formerly and currently incarcerated, and we are fighting to #CLOSErikers