Talia Remba is a student at Westfield High School, in Westfield, N.J., and a former volunteer at AFSC’s Prison Watch program in Newark.
Articles by this author
Friday, January 04, 2019
It’s Time to Get Serious About Prison Reform
As 2018 drew to a close, Congress passed, and President Trump signed, a historic bill called the First Step Act to begin reforming our broken criminal justice system, reducing sentences for some nonviolent drug offenders and enhancing rehabilitation programs in federal prisons. Some media have...
Monday, January 18, 2016
Further We Must Go To Fulfill King's Vision
If he were alive today, what would Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. say about the America he’d find fifty years on? He would see fear of immigrants and refugees, of people “not like us,” a country where “give me your tired, your poor” no longer speaks to many Americans. He’d see racism towards black...