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Restorative Justice


This Essay examines how professional sports leagues address (apparently increasing) criminal activity by players off of the field or court. It analyzes the power of professional sports leagues Read more >

We’ve tried blame. We’ve tried shame. We’ve tried hard punishment. But on the doping-in-sports front, we’re making very little real progress. Suspicion still reigns. Read more >

Case Studies

Michael Vick, and NFL quarterback, was arrested for dog fighting in 2007 – during the prime of his career with the Atlanta Falcons. He was sentenced to nearly two years in prison for his Read more >


In 1969, BUILD (Broader Urban Involvement & Leadership Development) started out as a gang intervention program serving fewer than 200 gang-affiliated youth in one community and now serves Read more >