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For the teens taking the world by storm. Empowering the activists, creatives, entrepreneurs, and changemakers within Gen Z.
No New Jails NYC formed in September 2018, shortly after the Mayor launched the formal land-use approval process for the jail expansion plan. A direct continuation of the grassroots efforts to close Rikers immediately, No New Jails NYC also draws on the success of previous of jail construction fights in NYC.
Our mission is to build youth power in marginalized communities throughout the nation and encourage legislative advocacy to prevent gun violence, while shifting public discourse towards an evidentiary approach to keeping schools and communities safe
Ending mass incarceration in CA by activating the power of people it has directly impacted.
If there are organizations that have helped you, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can add them here!
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