1pm PST / 4pm EST TODAY: Youth of Color and the Juvenile Justice System: A Conversation with James Bell and Katayoon Majd


            

1pm PST / 4pm EST TODAY: Youth of Color and the Juvenile Justice System: A Conversation with James Bell and Katayoon Majd

            

Did you know that youth of color are overrepresented at nearly every point of contact with the juvenile justice system?

Join us today for a live video chat with James Bell of the W. Haywood Burns Institute and Katayoon Majd of the Public Welfare Foundation. This informative and candid conversation on racial and ethnic disparities and the over-representation of youth of color in the juvenile justice system will help you better understand why so many kids of color are caught up in the system. Don’t miss it!

When: TODAY, February 19th at 1pm PST / 4pm EST

Where: Tune in HERE to watch. If you can’t make it, the video will be recorded and archived there for watching later!

Plus Sign Up Now for Continuing Racial Justice and Ethnic Fairness Updates. 

On February 26, JJIE.org will roll out its special racial justice and ethnic fairness section on our Juvenile Justice Resource Hub. Its in-depth research, toolkits, expert advice and resources will provide everything you need to know about race and fairness in the juvenile justice system – and how to take best practice steps to address the inequalities.

>>Click here for continuing JJIE.org updates and the latest in-depth news, commentary and research on racial disparities in the juvenile justice system<< 

Have a question for the presenters? Submit it anytime before or during the chat via twitter using #YOCjustice

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JJIE thanks The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation for its support of the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange’s Juvenile Justice Resource Hub.   

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