ASA 2018: Transforming the System: Dialogue on Criminal (In)Justice Reform in Philly

Please join us for Sociologists for Justice’s Annual Meeting at the American Sociological Association Conference in Philadelphia on August 13, 2018 at 6:30 pm. This year’s meeting will feature a panel of local criminal justice reform activists and… Read More

ASA 2016 Meeting Recap and Next Steps

Nearly 100 sociologists attended the Sociologists for Justice meeting on August 20, 2016 in Seattle, WA.we had a lively and inspiring meeting that ended with several actionable ideas for the group. We invite your suggestions and participation on a working group to help shape the agenda and actions for Sociologists for Justice this year.

When Will It End? The Deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile Underscore Need for Sustained Action

The police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile this month have sparked nationwide protests as the nation once again struggles to confront the reality of racialized police violence against blacks in the U.S. We continue to support… Read More

ASA Meeting in Chicago

Please join Sociologists for Justice for an informal meet and greet during the annual American Sociological Association meeting in Chicago. We will discuss public sociology, the findings from our 2014 survey, Ferguson one year later, and the Black… Read More

Ferguson In Context TweetChat – Monday 10/13

Please join us on Monday, October 13, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET for Ferguson In Context, a tweetchat. The discussion will focus on the social and historical context of Ferguson, police abuse, and strategies for social change. To… Read More