Katal Center Statement on the Deadly White Supremacist Mass Shooting in Buffalo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, May 15, 2022 Contact:  Yonah Zeitz, yonah@katalcenter.org | (347) 201-2769 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter  Katal Center Responds to Deadly White Supremacist Mass Shooting in Buffalo  Buffalo, NY: Yesterday, a white supremacist gunman drove over 200 miles to a predominantly Black neighborhood in Buffalo with the clear intent of killing Black people. […]

Reflections on Mayor Eric Adams: The Poor Man’s Rudy Giuliani

By: Lorenzo Jones via Medium The smoke hadn’t cleared from the New Year’s fireworks when newly elected Mayor Eric Adams launched into action to undo any perception of progress in New York City. The former cop won the Democratic primary in June 2021 with a mere fraction of the city’s electorate; most New Yorkers did […]

Press Release: #FreeThemNowCT Action at the Capitol

Katal Center Equity, Health, and Justice  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 Contact:   Yonah Zeitz, yonah@katalcenter.org | (347) 201-2768 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter | ##FreeThemNowCT  #FreeThemNowCT Campaign, Community Groups, Families, and Directly Impacted People Rally Outside the Capital to Demand Lawmakers Protect Incarcerated People from COVID-19 Lawmakers and Governor Lamont Cannot End Session Without […]

What are technical violations of probation and parole?

When people are accused of technical violations of their probation or parole, the punitive consequences are often severe and life-altering. But what are technical violations and why should states handle them differently?