Revisiting 2020 Article Co-Authored by Dr. Fania Davis & Dr. Teiahsha Bankhead
Check out this timely 2020 article from Truthout, "Confronting White Supremacy Can’t Come Through Top-Down 'Justice'." Co-authored by NACRJ Founding Board Member Dr. Fania Davis (pictured left) and current Board President Dr. Teiahsha Bankhead, this article discusses the role of reconciliation processes based in restorative justice in reducing harm and violence in our society, often at the hand of police brutality. Drs. Davis and Bankhead review how reallocating resources to grassroots-level community-based services has the potential to serve and protect communities.