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#cut50 Joins National Geographic for the World Premiere of #cut50 Joins National Geographic for the World Premiere of

#cut50 Joins National Geographic for the World Premiere of "Story of Us" with Morgan Freeman

#cut50's National Director, Jessica Jackson, was honored to share her story as part of the digital activation of NationalGeographic's world premiere of The Story of Us, which features Morgan Freeman traveling across the globe to meet resilient... Read more
The Push for Dignity for Incarcerated Women The Push for Dignity for Incarcerated Women

The Push for Dignity for Incarcerated Women

On July 11th, 2017, Senators Cory Booker and Elizabeth Warren introduced the Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act, which seeks to reform how we treat incarcerated women. Between 1980 and 2014, the population of incarcerated women... Read more
Governor Brown Signs Justice Reforms That Blend Compassion and Evidence Governor Brown Signs Justice Reforms That Blend Compassion and Evidence

Governor Brown Signs Justice Reforms That Blend Compassion and Evidence

As reported in the Los Angeles Times: "Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday signed nine bills to aid young people facing charges and serving time, a victory for a statewide coalition of criminal justice groups that... Read more
#cut50 Applauds the CA Legislature for Passing Four Bills that Protect Kids and Promote Rehabilitation in the Justice System #cut50 Applauds the CA Legislature for Passing Four Bills that Protect Kids and Promote Rehabilitation in the Justice System

#cut50 Applauds the CA Legislature for Passing Four Bills that Protect Kids and Promote Rehabilitation in the Justice System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Claire Totten - (805) 901-0447 Calls on Governor Brown to sign legislation into law to provide pathways to opportunity for youth SEPTEMBER 22, 2017, OAKLAND, CALIF. – #cut50 a national bipartisan organization, co-founded... Read more
Announcing: Second Chance Summit ATLANTA Announcing: Second Chance Summit ATLANTA

Announcing: Second Chance Summit ATLANTA

The Second Chance Summit is designed to educate, inspire, and encourage attendees around the topic of Second Chance Employment: the practice of hiring people who have criminal backgrounds. At the event you will hear from... Read more
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 1: A Day to Rally for People Impacted by the Criminal Justice System Brings Statewide Support FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 1: A Day to Rally for People Impacted by the Criminal Justice System Brings Statewide Support

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 1: A Day to Rally for People Impacted by the Criminal Justice System Brings Statewide Support

Media Contact: Alex Gudich, Deputy Director Alex@dreamcorps.us (415) 240-2016 FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 1: A Day to Rally for People Impacted by the Criminal Justice System Brings Statewide Support California Lawmakers will come Face to Face with... Read more
Van Jones, Common and J.Cole to take the stage at 'Imagine Justice' concert in support of bail, juvenile justice reform Van Jones, Common and J.Cole to take the stage at 'Imagine Justice' concert in support of bail, juvenile justice reform

Van Jones, Common and J.Cole to take the stage at 'Imagine Justice' concert in support of bail, juvenile justice reform

Rapper, actor and activist Common on Monday is expected to draw up to 30,000 people to the Capitol Mall in Sacramento for a free concert in support of state legislation to overhaul California’s bail system and ensure the rights of... Read more
Jessica Jackson and Cory Booker Response to Federal Bureau of Prisons Making Feminine Hygiene Products Free for Incarcerated Women Jessica Jackson and Cory Booker Response to Federal Bureau of Prisons Making Feminine Hygiene Products Free for Incarcerated Women

Jessica Jackson and Cory Booker Response to Federal Bureau of Prisons Making Feminine Hygiene Products Free for Incarcerated Women

For Immediate Release: August 15, 2017 Response to Federal Bureau of Prisons Making Feminine Hygiene Products Free for Incarcerated Women   From: U.S. Senator Cory Booker “I’m encouraged that the Bureau of Prisons is finally... Read more
“Tough Talk” Won’t End the Opioid Epidemic, We Need #TreatmentNotTragedy “Tough Talk” Won’t End the Opioid Epidemic, We Need #TreatmentNotTragedy

“Tough Talk” Won’t End the Opioid Epidemic, We Need #TreatmentNotTragedy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2017 CONTACT: Lacy Crawford  | 252-292-6088 | Statement from Jessica Jackson Sloan, National Director of #cut50, in response to President Trump’s opioid announcement:  It is time to put politics aside... Read more
Statement on Senators Kamala Harris' and Rand Paul's  Pretrial Integrity and Safety Act Statement on Senators Kamala Harris' and Rand Paul's  Pretrial Integrity and Safety Act

Statement on Senators Kamala Harris' and Rand Paul's Pretrial Integrity and Safety Act

From: Jessica Jackson Sloan, National Director of #cut50 and Mayor of Mill Valley, CA I am excited to see Senators Harris and Paul putting aside their political differences to come together on this important issue.... Read more
 

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