Robert Emmons Takes On Rep. Bobby Rush In 1st District

At 26, Robert Emmons of Chicago is out to prove he can take on political powerhouse Rep. Bobby Rush and win his 1st District Congressional seat. Emmons, 26, has worked with Sen. Dick Durbin to research background on increasing the national
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The Leslie Marshall Show: Parole Reform and Nipsey Hussle

Generation Progress discusses parole reform and deceased rapper and entrepreneur, Nipsey Hussle. Hussle was also a former gang member who turned his life around and was reinvesting in his community and its under-served youth population. The guests on today’s show are
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STATEMENT: Generation Progress Network Members Stop Trump Administration Criminal Justice Reform Rollback Attempt

Washington, D.C. — This week, the Trump administration’s Office of Personnel Management (OPM) backpedaled a proposal that would have required federal job applicants to disclose whether they had previously participated in a diversion program. Diversion programs allow people accused of
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