Please read below stories from the first half of May.
WNBC-NY (NBC) • 05/12/2019
WNBC’s Pat Battle attended and mentioned the fundraising success that was John Jay’s Educating for Justice Gala and featured photos with President Mason, Honoree Tony West, John Jay College Foundation Board of Trustees Chair Jules B. Kroll, Honors Students and more(at 06:45:37).
WCBS-NY (Radio) • 05/16/2019
City Councilspeaker Corey Johnson announced new criminal justice reform initiatives at John Jay including a proposal to issue day fines, which charge bail based on daily income (at 10:03:02 mark).
Sociology Professor David Brotherton spoke about the history of the Latin Kings gang to National Public Radio (at 04:19:43 mark).
Tiempo on ABC7NY • 05/8/2019
Professor John Gutiérrez of the Department of Latin American and Latina/o Studies speaks to Joe Torres about the Trump administration’s new restrictions on travel to Cuba.
Assistant Professor Chris Herrmann spoke to Chasing News about a rise in Anti-Semitic crime after an attack on a Hasidic man in Brooklyn (at 23:04:51 mark).
Professor Baz Dreisinger, author of Incarceration Nations: A Journey to Justice in Prisons Around the World, discussed international prison systems (At 1:39 mark).
Constitutional Law Professor Gloria Browne-Marshall appeared on CNN Newsroom with Fredricka Whitfield claiming we are approaching a constitutional crisis resulting from President Trump stonewalling congressional oversight (at 14:06:55 mark).
The Chief-Leader • 05/10/2019
Professor of Police Studies Eugene O’Donnell, a former NYPD lieutenant, remembered fondly the late Larry Hanley, the feisty international president of the Amalgamated Transit Union.