While Bushwick may be the next up-and-coming area in Brooklyn, it still got the right amount of grit. You could say that about Ornell Caesar.
The first time I met him was in January 2018 — less than a 100 days from when he got out of prison after serving 7.5 of an 8-year-sentence….
Did you know that there are 2.1 million people incarcerated in the United States? In this episode of REPRESENT, WeXL explores the topic of prison reform and bipartisan legislation set up to improve the criminal justice system so that those re-entering the workforce can have the opportunity for post-prison prosperity.
Join Arabella DeLucco and Gabriella Deyi as they discuss this issue with WeXL's Emerging Creative Mind (ECM), Ornell Caesar, of the Bard Prison Initiative along with special guest, Josh Becker, California State Senate candidate, public policy innovator, and Silicon Valley entrepreneur and VC.
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