Join us for an important and eye-opening conversation with Vera Institute Executive Vice President and Special Counsel, Kevin Keenan, as we peel the onion of mass incarceration – and learn what Vera is doing about it. 

Show Highlights:

  • The extraordinary harm caused by our system of mass incarceration
  • Facing into brutality and racism of our criminal justice system
  • The importance of treating everybody with dignity
  • The importance of proximity for really being able to tackle complex social problems
  • What Vera Institute is doing to create a more just society


Twitter: @verainstitute @kevinkeenan

Justin’s Story:

Bar Chart from PPI:

JustLeadership USA/ Glenn Martin Quote, “Those closest to the problem are closest to the solution, but furthest from resources and power.”:

On Movement Ecology, AYNI Institute: