GroundUp August 30, 2019
In a new op-ed, Just Detention International-South Africa (JDI-SA) calls for a deeper understanding of, and a better response to, the needs of incarcerated women in South Africa.
JDI Campaigns August 9, 2019
In a crucial victory for JDI, bad prison auditors are being decertified for cause. This means that they cannot ever again evaluate a prison or jail’s efforts to protect inmates from sexual abuse.
Houston Chronicle August 21, 2019
In an op-ed for the Houston Chronicle, JDI Executive Director Lovisa Stannow argues that if the government cannot protect migrant children who are in custody, then it must let them go.
The Kansas City Star July 23, 2019
JDI staff offer commentary on the absurd defense made by an abusive former staff member at a Kansas prison.
The Eusebius McKaiser Show July 19, 2019
Survivor Isak Sass is a leading voice in the fight to end prisoner rape in South Africa. In this podcast interview, Isak is joined by JDI-SA co-directors Sasha Gear and Prince Nare to talk about the effort to ensure the dignity of people in detention.