Cleveland Plain-Dealer: “Stop ‘boxing in’ former Ohio offenders so they can find work”

Posted Posted in CIVICC, Fair Hiring, News, Reducing Collateral Sanctions

OJPC’s Stephen JohnsonGrove joined the Faith & Freedom Coalition and the U.S. Justice Action Network to write this op-ed on fair hiring in Ohio—writing, “The idea behind “banning the box” was to expand the available talent pool for public employers and support individuals’ redemption by opening the door to good state jobs.”

The Vindicator: “Fair hiring is our right”

Posted Posted in Fair Hiring, News

Akim Lattermore, from the Ohio Organizing Collaborative, wrote this op-ed about fair hiring in the Youngstown Vindicator. Akim’s story is truly inspiring and her voice brings an essential perspective on the important issue of fair hiring.