The Brennan Center for Justice provides critical information, analysis, and data for elected officials, public policy experts, and journalists.
Encounters with the criminal justice system can depress wages for the entirety of a career. Black and Latino Americans suffer these consequences most acutely.
The government’s response to known connections of law enforcement officers to violent racist and militant groups has been strikingly insufficient.
The For the People Act is a critical step toward achieving an inclusive democracy, long promised, but not yet delivered.