About Kayla James

Kayla James is a Criminal Justice Intern at Global Citizen. She graduated from the University at Albany with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology and a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice. Born and raised in New York, Kayla believes that the key to fixing critical issues with criminal justice systems worldwide is to reemphasize the humanity of both victims and offenders.

Stories

  1. Article: How the Bail Bond Industry Became a $2 Billion Business
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    How the Bail Bond Industry Became a $2 Billion Business

    By Kayla James|Jan. 31, 2019

    Corporate insurance companies add a price tag to freedom and then make a profit. Read more

  2. Article: The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa
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    The US Is on Track to Build Stronger Ties With Africa

    By Kayla James|Dec. 13, 2018

    As US Representative Ed Royce says, “We must get this right.” Read more