“More education, not incarceration! More education, not incarceration!” Hundreds chanted as they marched from Cass Park to the site of the new Wayne County Jail on March 23 to raise awareness about the school-to-prison-pipeline. The march was hosted by Youth Voice-Detroit, a youth-led organization that works on political issues pertaining to the youth of Detroit. The school-to-prison pipeline refers to high numbers of dropouts who end up in jail.
Link to full article: Students Lead March to End School-to-Prison Pipeline