Ella's Voice

Welcome to the blog of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights! This is where we share reflections from the movement to end mass incarceration and criminalization, analysis on criminal, economic, and racial justice issues, and updates on our work. Please read, share, and comment.

So much for the "reality" in reality television. CBS's latest attempt to put every last television writer on the dole: Armed and Famous, where would-be celebrities (Jack Osbourne from The Osbournes? Really?) attempt to revive their careers by playing cops and...
All of us know about the terrible homicide rate in the Bay Area. We have all touched either directly or indirectly by the devastating outbreak of violence that is occurring in our communities, whether we live in San Francisco, Oakland or elsewhere in the Bay area. But what are our cities doing to...