Reposting from Intersected: Unshackling the juvenile justice system

It’s been 400 years, and there are still roughly two million Black bodies in shackles on American soil.

Unshackling the juvenile justice system

My good friend Sarah wrote an excellent piece on the juvenile justice system, describing the horrendous racism towards BIPOC youth while highlighting brand news ways Illinois is actually taking positive steps towards restorative justice!

If you haven’t kept up with Intersected since we switched sites, definitely check out this post among our other recent ones and subscribe there as well!