Ban the Box eliminates barriers between employers and qualified candidates. It's a good start to help people reenter society. But an unintended consequence reiterates the need to also tackle a more pervasive problem: racial discrimination.
On International Day of the Girl, experts weigh in on steps we can take in criminal justice, campaign finance and healthcare to ensure that our society is providing all girls with the tools they need to succeed.
The Reverse Mass Incarceration Act would help reign in state prison populations while reducing vast racial disparities in the system and ensuring hard-earned public safety gains over the past quarter-century are not lost.