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Published: 09 November 2021

346 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197611500

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Willful Defiance

The Movement to Dismantle the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Mark R. Warren

  • Offers the first and only study of the grassroots movement to dismantle the school-to-prison pipeline, to end zero tolerance discipline and advocate for police-free schools
  • Features stories of the experiences of Black and Brown parents and students with the school-to-prison pipeline and their journey to racial justice organizing
  • Shows how community organizing groups expand power for equitable policy change by building a national movement that supports local organizing
  • Provides strategies for movements to create equitable policy change and be grounded in local communities rather than Washington-based professional advocates

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