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.
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.
JDI Campaigns June 26, 2019
In detention facilities along the border, children are living a nightmare. Horrifyingly, recent accounts from these facilities are only the tip of the iceberg.
HONOLULU STAR-ADVERTISER June 11, 2019
In a new op-ed, JDI Executive Director Lovisa Stannow writes about the problem of prisoner rape in Hawaii — and shines a light on Senator Brian Schatz, who is a leader in the effort to make U.S. prisons safe.