#New Jersey

  • Article: 6 Myths About Cash Bail Reform, Debunked

    6 Myths About Cash Bail Reform, Debunked

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 9, 2019

    Eliminating the cash bail system does not mean that communities will become less safe. Read more

  • Feature: Child Marriages Happen in the US, Too. Here’s Everything You Need to Know.

    Child Marriages Happen in the US, Too. Here’s Everything You Need to Know.

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 3, 2019

    Child marriage disproportionately affects girls and is still legal in some form in 48 states. Read more

  • Article: Oprah Donates $500,000 to New Jersey High School After-School Program

    Oprah Donates $500,000 to New Jersey High School After-School Program

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 20, 2019

    The mogul surprised the principal and students of West Side High School with the donation last week. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Is the Second State in the US to End Child Marriage

    New Jersey Is the Second State in the US to End Child Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|June 22, 2018

    The Garden State officially banned the human rights violation. Read more

  • Article: Delaware, New Jersey Are About to Ban Child Marriage, a First in US

    Delaware, New Jersey Are About to Ban Child Marriage, a First in US

    By Daniele Selby|May 4, 2018

    Currently, child marriage remains legal in some form in all 50 states. Read more

  • Article: Tennessee Could Soon Be the First State to Ban Child Marriage

    Tennessee Could Soon Be the First State to Ban Child Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|Feb. 28, 2018

    All 50 states have laws and exceptions that allow children under 18 to marry. Read more

  • Article: Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ

    Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ

    By David Brand|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Nov. 10, 2017

    She said the lawmaker’s sexist Facebook posts motivated her to run for office. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Aims to Halve Food Waste by 2030 to Feed Hungry

    New Jersey Aims to Halve Food Waste by 2030 to Feed Hungry

    By Joe McCarthy|July 27, 2017

    “Wasting food does not make economic or environmental sense.” Read more