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#cut50 supports Senator Cardin's NEW START Act #cut50 supports Senator Cardin's NEW START Act

#cut50 supports Senator Cardin's NEW START Act

"In my experience, people coming home from prison are eager to contribute to society, support their families, and strengthen their communities. We need to build more ladders to success that help them in that process."... Read more
Lawmakers, Celebrities, Artists, and Activists Stand Together for Criminal Justice Reforms on 2019 Day of Empathy Lawmakers, Celebrities, Artists, and Activists Stand Together for Criminal Justice Reforms on 2019 Day of Empathy

Lawmakers, Celebrities, Artists, and Activists Stand Together for Criminal Justice Reforms on 2019 Day of Empathy

Participation from Senators Cory Booker and Kamala Harris; Governors Phil Bryant Karen Brown and Asa Hutchinson; Mayors Eric Garcetti and Keisha Lance Bottoms; Reverend Al Sharpton, Kim Kardashian West, Margaret Cho, Danny Trejo, David Arquette,... Read more
#cut50 Co-Founders Van Jones and Jessica Jackson Statement On Signing of the First Step Act into Law  #cut50 Co-Founders Van Jones and Jessica Jackson Statement On Signing of the First Step Act into Law

#cut50 Co-Founders Van Jones and Jessica Jackson Statement On Signing of the First Step Act into Law

#cut50 co-founders Van Jones and Jessica Jackson attended a ceremony at the White House during which President Trump signed the First Step Act into law. Read more
Defeat of Cotton-Kennedy Amendment a Huge Victory for Criminal Justice Reform, Sloan Says Defeat of Cotton-Kennedy Amendment a Huge Victory for Criminal Justice Reform, Sloan Says

Defeat of Cotton-Kennedy Amendment a Huge Victory for Criminal Justice Reform, Sloan Says

Statement from Jessica Jackson Sloan, National Director of #cut50: Read more
Response to The Senate Majority Leader’s Announcement of a vote on The First Step Act Response to The Senate Majority Leader’s Announcement of a vote on The First Step Act

Response to The Senate Majority Leader’s Announcement of a vote on The First Step Act

Jessica Jackson, Co-founder & National Director, #cut50 Read more
Response to Senator Tom Cotton’s false and misleading claims about the FIRST STEP Act Response to Senator Tom Cotton’s false and misleading claims about the FIRST STEP Act

Response to Senator Tom Cotton’s false and misleading claims about the FIRST STEP Act

In his latest media blitz attempting to derail a bipartisan breakthrough to improve the federal criminal justice system, U.S. Senator Tom Cotton made a series of false or misleading statements in an interview with Politico... Read more
Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act

Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 14, 2018 #cut50 contact: Alex Gudich  | 415-240-2016 | alex@cut50.org Statement on President Trump’s Endorsement of the FIRST STEP Act Read more
Letter of Support for S. 2795 The FIRST STEP for Criminal Justice Reform Act Letter of Support for S. 2795 The FIRST STEP for Criminal Justice Reform Act

Letter of Support for S. 2795 The FIRST STEP for Criminal Justice Reform Act

436 14th St, Suite 920Oakland, CA 94612(415) 240-2016info@cut50.org November 13, 2018 Hon. Mitch McConnellMajority Leader Hon. John CornynHouse Majority Whip Hon. Charles SchumerHouse Minority Leader Hon. Richard DurbinSenate Democratic WhipRe: Support for S. 2795 The... Read more
Rolling Stone Exclusive: Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano, Van Jones Among 50+ Celebrities Lobbying for Prison Reform Legislation Rolling Stone Exclusive: Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano, Van Jones Among 50+ Celebrities Lobbying for Prison Reform Legislation

Rolling Stone Exclusive: Kim Kardashian, Alyssa Milano, Van Jones Among 50+ Celebrities Lobbying for Prison Reform Legislation

President Trump is expected to endorse a sweeping criminal justice reform bill called the First Step Act on Wednesday. It’s been a long time coming. Though the Trump administration hasn’t expressed much sympathy for criminals,... Read more

"Music, Criminal Justice, & Racial Equity" Panel from the Congressional Black Caucus

Coinciding with the beginning of the The Congressional Black Caucus's 48th legislative agenda, our co-founder Van Jones sat down with our friend Meek Mill, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries to discuss the intersection of art,... Read more
 

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