John Koufos on why Republicans should support bail reform
September 17, 2023
JLUSA leader John Koufos (Leading with Conviction™ 2017) wrote recently in The Washington Times on bail reform.
JLUSA leader Khalif Ali: “Candidates Need To Give Black Men A Tangible Reason To Vote”
September 14, 2023
JustLeadershipUSA leader Khalif Ali (Leading with Conviction™ 2020) shared his perspective recently in the Bucks County Beacon.
JLUSA board member Ashish Prashar on “The Radical Power of Second Chances”
September 12, 2023
Prashar spoke recently at TEDx Culver City in California on “Mind the Gap: The Radical Power of Second Chances.” Watch the video and read his speech.
America Doesn’t Need Public Mugshots of Donald Trump or Anyone for That Matter
August 24, 2023
Khalil Cumberbatch (Leading with Conviction™ 2015) makes the case for other states to follow New York in revising policies regarding mugshots.
Live with #JustUs: Are you Leading with Conviction™?
August 8, 2023
Join our live discussion and Q&A with JLUSA staff and leaders about our 10th Anniversary Leading with Conviction™ 2024 cohort!
Why Electing Progressive District Attorneys Is Crucial
July 27, 2022
Our efforts to transform the justice system continue to face strong opposition from all quarters.
Will the American Jobs Plan Include Us?
May 4, 2021
Susan Mason is co-founder and executive director of What’s Next – Washington. Tracey Syphax is Chief Operating Officer of Phax Group Construction & De
Restoring the Right to Vote
May 3, 2019
Demand whichever presidential candidate you decide to support commits to ending felony disenfranchisement!
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.
People on Parole Should Serve on Juries
April 4, 2019
New York State undermines its commitment to civic engagement by barring people on parole and probation from participating in juries.
A Call for People-First Language
January 15, 2019
Since the founding of the United States, language has been central to dehumanizing Black and brown people to justify violence and injustice.
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
What You Need To Know About The First Step Act
November 20, 2018
I’m writing to to share the concerns of JustLeadershipUSA, and key national partner organizations regarding the First Step Act.