Today we’re going to talk about a topic that impacts more women and families than we think. When we think about the injustices in prison industrial system, Black men are often the first, and only topic of discussion. But Black women are suffering too—and not just because her ‘boo’ is locked up. March is women’s […]

The women detail their brave journeys to healing after experiencing life-altering trauma. 

Many Black women--who live at the intersections of several disparities, are dealing with one or several instances of trauma at once.

Plus, Iowa cop filmed yanking suspect’s dreadlocks while punching him in the head and Obama commutes 'harsh' sentences for over 100 inmates.

Sesame Street is putting our a new initiative called, “Little Children, Big Challenges” that provides children with a way to cope with having parents in jail. It includes videos, a downloadable book, activities and tips for parents and caregivers. “What is carceration and why is your dad in it?” One of the adorably colorful characters […]