usp may 2015 board book.pdf
by Yochai Benkler between Andrew McAfee, Research Scientist at the MIT
Sloan School of Management and Larry Mishel, President of the Economic
Policy Institute, with Felicia Wong, President of the Roosevelt Institute,
providing toplines from the research, and (3) a closed 30-minute discussion
among the Board, facilitated by Andy Stern, about how USP might proceed
in light of our findings.
11:15 - 12:15 p.m.
Report on the State of USP and Updates on Pressing Topics
Ken will, with relevant staff, provide a report-out on issues including our
work to expand Medicaid coverage for those engaged in the criminal justice
system, Emma Lazarus II and the President’s Executive Action on
immigration, updates on Puerto Rico, and the President’s recent
announcement of the My Brothers’ Keeper Alliance.
12:15 - 12:30 p.m.
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch: The Situation in Baltimore
After a board and staff briefing—led by OSI-Baltimore Director Diana
Morris, Criminal and Juvenile Justice Program Director Tara Huffman, and
board members Joe Jones and Judge Andre Davis—we will discuss the state
of affairs in Baltimore.
1:45 - 3:00 p.m.
Police Reform: How to Take Advantage of the Crisis of the Moment
and Drive Long-Term Institutional Change in Police-Community
Dr. Phil Goff, Co- Founder and President, Center for Police Equity
Judith Browne Dianis, Co-Director, Advancement Project
Moderator: Leonard Noisette, Director, Justice Fund
We will engage grantees who are actively involved in a range of efforts to
advance police reform, including as a result of our investment in
post-Ferguson activity, to explore the potential and challenges inherent in
translating that energy into a national movement.
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Policing Conversation without Guests: Board Discussion
Without guests, the Board will discuss the situation in Baltimore and
potential next steps on the broader policing situation.