Michelle Alexander Endorses FFLIC Campaign to end Suspensions

Michelle Alexander, legal scholar and best-selling author of The New Jim Crow, endorses the campaign by Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC) to end unnecessary suspensions. New Orleans Parent Group Takes Part in National Week of Action on School Push-out Calls for an End to Out-of-School Suspensions for Minor Offenses, and Launches the […]

National Week of Action Against School Pushouts

High Out-of-School Suspension Rates Lead New Orleans Parents and Community to Take Action New Orleans Parents and Advocates Take Part in National Week of Action on School Pushout and Call for an End to Out-of-School Suspensions for Minor Offenses On Saturday, September 28, 2013 members of Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC) and […]

Campaign Platform

Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC) Platform: 50/2017 Campaign: Building a Movement To Stop the School To Prison Pipeline   Preamble:  Louisiana’s legislature responded to the community outcry for change by passing the Juvenile Justice Reform Act of 2003 (“Act 1225”) and House Concurrent Resolution 56.  These acts provide a long-term blueprint for […]

50/2017 Campaign: Building a Movement To Stop the School To Prison Pipeline

Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children 50/2017 Campaign: Building a Movement To Stop the School To Prison Pipeline OFFICIAL LAUNCH: Saturday, April 20, 2013 12:45 – 01:15 Lindy Boggs Center, UNO SCHOOL OR PRISON – WHICH WOULD YOU WANT FOR YOUR CHILD? Increase FFLIC’s Membership base by 50%. Develop 50 new leaders ready to […]