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Black History

Eddie Ellis: Prison Reform Visionary

We interviewed the late Eddie Ellis at his 125th Street office in Harlem in 1997. At the time, Mr. Ellis was President of the Community Justice Center, Inc., an anti-crime research, education, and advocacy organization.  Before he passed on July 24, 2014, he had founded and was president of the Brooklyn-based Center for NuLeadership on […]readmore