The Road to Equal Justice: Washington, DC

October 12 and 13, 2021

The Road to Equal Justice in Washington, DC took place on October 12 and 13, 2021 with 39 participants from 25 organizations. The first day covered data analysis and visualization strategies while the second day covered media strategies, social media strategies, technology tools for human rights, and digital security. The 25 organizations represented a combined 17,400 constituents in Washington, DC.

Top issues: Criminal Justice Reform, Economic Justice, Education, and Fair Housing

Top technology needs: Media Creation, Social Media Strategies, Data Analysis and Visualization, Media Strategies, and Countering Misinformation/Disinformation.

Notable participants: Notable participants: Emily Tatro – Council for Court Excellence, Shelley Broderick – University of the District of Columbia Law School, Jonathan Schwabish - The Urban Institute, Adina Anton - World Central Kitchen, Joi Ridley – Re-Think Media, Damaso Reyes – Pen America, Ebonee Rice – News Literacy Project, Chris Doten – National Democratic Institute, Trey Hanbury – Hogan Lovells