The Marshall Project is an Emmy nominated nonprofit, online journalism organization focusing on issues related to criminal justice in the United States, founded by former hedge fund manager Neil Barsky and with former New York Times executive editor Bill Keller as its first editor-in-chief. Its website states that it aims to "create and sustain a sense of national urgency about the U.S. criminal justice system." The organization's name honors Thurgood Marshall, the civil rights activist, NAACP attorney, and first African-American justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Prison populations in the U.S. have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Tom Meagher, senior editor for The Marshall Project, joined CBSN's Tanya Rivero to discuss how they've been tracking the.. CBS News - Published
After a Kentucky grand jury decided not to charge Louisville police officers with the death of Breonna Taylor, protests erupted in cities across the country. Jamiles Lartey, a staff writer at The.. CBS News - Published
Asian Americans join Black and Hispanic Americans among the hardest-hit groups of the coronavirus pandemic, with deaths jumping 30% or higher this year, according to a new analysis by The Marshall.. USATODAY.com - Published