YSRP staff gathered on February 1, 2023, to celebrate freedom and commemorate the 7th anniversary of the landmark Montgomery v. Louisiana US Supreme Court decision with former Juvenile Lifers, advocates, and movement leaders.
Philly education budget cuts – Leaves only 40 cents per student
The Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project highlights an article in the Washington Post that underscores the importance of investing in education in Philadelphia (and elsewhere), so that children have meaningful options and opportunities. “You can’t even buy groceries for $160, let alone run a school for 400 kids for a year, that’s 40 cents per child. To read the full article, click here.