April 14, 2008
The NYU Wagner Criminal Justice Student Group, the Students of African Descent Alliance, and the Correctional Association of New York will host a discussion Thursday, April 17, entitled “Prisons, Police, Race, and the War on Drugs.” The event will be held from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University, The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue, The Puck Building, 2nd Floor, 295 Lafayette Street (@ Houston), Manhattan.
Join leading academicians, activists, political figures and lawyers in the discussion about a critical, oft-neglected public policy issue of the day: How police, prosecutorial and prison related practices lead to the dramatically disproportionate confinement of poor people of color.
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