Fifty-seven years after “I Have a Dream,” how far have we come? Register for Part 1, Part 2, or both parts of this important symposium.
Topics Covered in Part 2:
Youth: Our Future? - The School to Prison Pipeline
-What is the Problem?
-The Role and Efficacy of Specialty Dockets
-The New Juvenile Recovery Court
-What is the Solution?
Local Developments - A Plan to Take Down Poverty?
-Economic Inequality and the Price of Progress
-Gentrification: Trends that Perpetuate Poverty
-Investing in Low Income Housing
-Predatory Lending Practices: The Price of Pay Day Lending
-Columbus’ Plans for the Future
The Future - Change is Good?
-How Do We Effectuate Change?
-MCCA Toolkit Link/Discussion
-Allies vs. Accomplices
-Call to Action: What Can You Do?
Kyle Strickland, Esq., Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race & Ethnicity
In Collaboration with:
Hon. Jodi Thomas, Franklin County Municipal Court
Malik Moore, Head of School, Columbus Preparatory Academy
Megan Kilgore, City Auditor, City of Columbus
Shannon Hardin, President, Columbus City Council
Lasheyl Stroud, Lead Juvenile Magistrate, Franklin County Common Pleas Court, Domestic & Juvenile Branch
Suzette Crowell, CEO, Toledo Metropolitan Federal Credit Union
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