Episode Description

Our Public Systems Are Failing

Public systems like criminal legal (criminal justice) and child welfare are failing. In this episode, Margo and Tashira discuss their expansive legal and policy backgrounds to identify systematic failures. How do we create a society where the most vulnerable are safe, healthy and whole?

To read more on these topics from the hosts:

1. Beyond Non-Violent Offenses: Criminal Justice Reform and Intimate Partner Violence in the Age of Progressive Prosecution by Margo Lindauer:


2. Fight for Our Girls: Applying an Intersectional Lens to Girls of Color Facing Status Offenses: https://cssp.org/resource/fight-for-our-girls-intersectionality/

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