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In the Media


May 5th, 2015: “How can Ex-Convicts break the Cycle of Violence?” PIX 11/WPIX-TV

 

May 20th, 2013: “The Trauma of the Incarcerated Experience,” Harvard Civil Rights Civil Liberties Law Review

 

February 20th, 2005: “Uncaptive Minds,” The New York Times

 

Use of Force in Prison

Dr. Mika’il DeVeaux and others talk about the use of force in prison with Brian Fischer, former Commissioner, NYS Department of Corrections, Tom Robbins, who has written about this issue for “The New York Times” and The Marshall Project, Mary Lynne Werlwas, from The Legal Aid Society’s Prisoner’s Rights Project at the Brooklyn Historical Society.

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Mika’il Deveaux on “Empowerment”

Voices from Beyond the Bars (Panel Discussion) Featuring:
Mikail DeVeaux, Kirk James and Yolanda Johnson

Mika’il DeVeaux,Executive Director of Citizens Against Recidivism

on “The Role of Faith in Reentry and Incarceration”

“We need to support returning citizens as if they were indeed our family, show them love.”

Mika’il DeVeaux of Citizens Against Recidivism, Inc. at Harvard University part 1

A conversations about the effects of solitary confinement