Criminal Justice Reform

Criminal Justice Reform: Restorative Justice and the Culture of the Arlington Police Department is a Public Affairs program.

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Criminal Justice Reform: Chief Fred Ryan – October 30, 2018

Criminal Justice Reform: Chief Fred Ryan – October 30, 2018

Arlington Police Chief Frederick Ryan visits ACMi’s Studio A to discuss a variety of issues, including the APD’s response to the controversial comments made by one of its Lieutenants in a Massachusetts police journal. Other topics covered include...
Cassandra Bensahih on Criminal Justice Reform

Cassandra Bensahih on Criminal Justice Reform

Prison reform advocate and MASC (Massachusetts Against Solitary Confinement) Coordinator, Cassandra Bensahih, sat down with us to talk about her role in changing the quality of life for incarcerated people. In particular, she spoke about the far-reaching effects that...
Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary

Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary

A “Celebration of Progress Towards Justice” was hosted by the Mass Incarceration Working Group (MIWG) of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington. The event celebrated the 5th anniversary of the MIWG and the contributions of the many individuals and...
Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary with Rahsaan Hall

Criminal Justice Reform – MIWG 5th Anniversary with Rahsaan Hall

Rahsaan Hall, the ACLU-MA’s Racial Justice Director, was the featured speaker at the “Celebration of Progress Towards Justice” event hosted by the Mass Incarceration Working Group (MIWG) of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington on February 11, 2018....
EPOCA on Criminal Justice Reform

EPOCA on Criminal Justice Reform

Yoshada Kwaning (EPOCA Community Outreach Coordinator) and Charles A. McNeill are two active members of EPOCA- Ex-Prisoners and Prisoners Organizing for Community Advancement. We met with them to learn more about both EPOCA and their personal connection to this...
Lori Kenschaft on Criminal Justice Reform

Lori Kenschaft on Criminal Justice Reform

Lori Kenschaft is the coordinator of the Mass Incarceration Working Group (MIWG) of the First Parish UU Church in Arlington Center. MIWG seeks to build a movement to help end mass incarceration in the commonwealth of Massachusetts. A staunch advocate for racial...