On any given night in America, 450,000 people are in local jails without being convicted of a crime — the vast majority of whom are there solely due to financial hardship. The Bail Project is a national effort to bail tens of thousands of people out of pre-trial detention and address the issue of mass incarceration. The initiative was announced in November and will launch in Tulsa and St. Louis in 2018.Read More
How profound is the injustice in the US criminal justice system? The Marshall Project and the New Yorker partnered up to bring the stories of those directly impacted in a collection of short videos, offering a 360-degree portrait of the state of crime and punishment in the United States.
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Seeded by Propel Capital in 2011, this annually updated list is a gateway into the world of impact investing for investors and their financial advisors, offering an easy way to identify experienced impact investment firms and explore the landscape of potential investment options. Access here.Read More