Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek http://kalw.org en Public Counsel’s Laura Faer on Criminal Justice Conversations http://kalw.org/post/public-counsel-s-laura-faer-criminal-justice-conversations <p>Laura Faer, the Education Rights Director for the Public Counsel Law Center, talks with host David Onek about the movement to reform California’s broken school discipline process.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 17:31:14 +0000 Nicole Jones 14124 at http://kalw.org Public Counsel’s Laura Faer on Criminal Justice Conversations Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: The Wire’s Sonja Sohn http://kalw.org/post/criminal-justice-conversations-david-onek-wire-s-sonja-sohn <p>Actress Sonja Sohn, known for her role on the HBO series The Wire, talks with host David Onek about her work as co-founder of Rewired for Change, a nonprofit supporting at-risk youth in Baltimore. She also discusses how her personal life has shaped her commitment to ending children’s exposure to violence, the power of leveraging celebrity to fuel social change and much more.</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 04:26:52 +0000 Nicole Jones 13807 at http://kalw.org Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: The Wire’s Sonja Sohn Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: Nancy Mullane, Author, Life After Murder http://kalw.org/post/criminal-justice-conversations-david-onek-nancy-mullane-author-life-after-murder <p>Nancy Mullane, author of <em>Life After Murder: Five Men in Search of Redemption</em>, discusses the stories of five men at San Quentin prison convicted of murder and then released on parole, how she built trust with these men, the Governor&rsquo;s unique role in California&rsquo;s parole process, the extremely low recidivism rates for paroled murderers, and more.</p><p><strong>Nancy Mullane Interview Highlights</strong></p><p></p><p>Mullane on Why She Wrote <em>Life After Murder</em>:</p> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 23:25:37 +0000 Nicole Jones 13472 at http://kalw.org Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: Nancy Mullane, Author, Life After Murder Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: UCSF Prof. Emeritus of Psychology Paul Ekman http://kalw.org/post/criminal-justice-conversations-david-onek-ucsf-prof-emeritus-psychology-paul-ekman <p>Paul Ekman, UCSF Professor Emeritus of Psychology,discusses how his research on facial expressions and emotions can improve public safety, the criticism he has received from colleagues for working with law enforcement, his discussions with the Dalai Lama about forgiveness and responsibility,&nbsp;the pros and cons of having his work portrayed on the TV show &ldquo;Lie to Me,&rdquo; and more.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Paul Ekman&nbsp;Interview Highlights</strong></p><p>Ekman on Criticism From Colleagues That He Works Too Closely with Law Enforcement:</p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 19:19:56 +0000 Nicole Jones 11818 at http://kalw.org Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: UCSF Prof. Emeritus of Psychology Paul Ekman Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: Scott MacDonald, Santa Cruz Chief Probation Officer http://kalw.org/post/criminal-justice-conversations-david-onek-scott-macdonald-santa-cruz-chief-probation-officer <p>In Episode #34, Santa Cruz Chief Probation Officer Scott MacDonald discusses reducing racial disparities in the juvenile justice system.</p> Thu, 31 May 2012 20:14:21 +0000 Nicole Jones 11459 at http://kalw.org Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek: Scott MacDonald, Santa Cruz Chief Probation Officer