This gives an historical overview of the impact of the criminal justice system on communities in NYC from the Dutch period to the present.
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Celebrate Juneteenth Virtually
Examines the modern history of incidents in NYC (from the 1980s to the present) in which the rights of vulnerable groups, including the youth and communities of color, have been at risk. For larger group…
Historic & Social Justice
Visit the site of the city’s first slave market and learn about the origins of slavery in colonial New York.