Justice is the New Equity
The expansion of our criminal justice system over the last few decades has led to more than ⅓ of customers and potential employees being impacted.
This size of the population is too big to ignore.
Where some see a drug dealer or a bank robber, Con Creates, an ad agency who has collaborated with major brands and artists like Snoop Dogg and Mike Tyson see creators. They are teaming up on this panel with activist Margo Ellis and Professor Shane Snipes to unpack how and why justice is the next big equity question facing America.
Professor Snipes and Ms. Ellis lay out the business case for how and why employers should reconsider how we weigh criminal history in hiring decisions offering just solutions.
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