Roosevelt Institute | Cornell University

The Incarceration Nation

By Victoria Sulenski Published November 9, 2014

Currently, the United States has 5% of the world's population but 22% of the world's prisoners. Meanwhile, as crime decreases each year, incarceration increases, with a large percentage of the prison population consisting of racial minorities. Prison policy and racial disparities within the justice system need to be scrutinized.

Newsflash: Media Needs Mending

By Victoria Sulenski Published October 21, 2014

Currently, media policy in the United States allows media platforms to serve commercial needs rather than societal needs. Unbiased, international, and diverse platforms need to be encouraged and emerge with the help and support of our government.