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Posts By: Leticia Peguero

The Surdna Foundation and Andrus Family Fund Pledge $800,000 to Next-Generation Social Justice Philanthropy

By Leticia Peguero on February 7, 2018

21 national organizations awarded grants, advancing the Foundation’s commitment to social justice values as part of its Centennial grantmaking The Surdna Foundation, in … Read More >

#HayOtraForma: Another Way to Realize Justice

By Leticia Peguero on January 16, 2018

Over the past few years, I have tried to make #HayOtraFroma trend on social media. This hashtag is so relevant to me because … Read More >

Out Of The Margins Episode 7: No Child Is Incorrigible

By Leticia Peguero on January 15, 2018

The United States is the only country in the world that sentences children to life without the possibility of parole. Today’s guest is … Read More >

Out Of The Margins Episode 6: Reducing Violent Crime Without Prison

By Leticia Peguero on December 21, 2017

Today’s guest on Out Of The Margins is Danielle Sered. She and Leticia discuss how Danielle’s organization, Common Justice, develops and advances solutions … Read More >

Out Of The Margins Episode 5: Stop Sentencing Kids to Life in Prison

By Leticia Peguero on November 15, 2017

In 2012, the Supreme Court ruled that mandatory life-without-parole sentences for children are unconstitutional, yet, more than a dozen states still sentence kids … Read More >

“El Negro Bembón:” Puerto Rico’s Invisibility Crisis Before and After Hurricane Maria

By Leticia Peguero on October 27, 2017

I am yet again drawn to the musical wisdom of Afro-Boriqua singer Ismael Rivera and composer Cortijo as I reflect on a national … Read More >