IN THE NEWS:
If you’re not familiar with Save Our Streets Crown Heights (part of the Crown Heights Community Mediation Center) and “violence interrupters”, here’s a great NY Times article about Ruddy Suggs, a staff member of S.O.S.
Also in the news is an organization many of us are familiar with–Community Connections for Youth. Here’s the article in the NY Daily News
And…the Close To Home Initiative kicks off. Read about it HERE.
FINALLY, SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT:
Here’s an interesting TED talk about justice and identity by Bryan Stevenson, Founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative