The Gathering for Justice is a 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2005 by Harry Belafonte after he witnessed a news report of a 5 year old black girl being handcuffed and arrested in her Florida classroom for “being unruly”. The Gathering’s mission is to build a movement to end child incarceration while working to eliminate the racial inequities in the criminal justice system that enliven mass incarceration. Read more...


UPDATE: Back in 2015, Justice League NYC joined Communities United for Police Reform (CPR) as a coalition partner to help pass the Right to Know Act. The passage of this bill was included in our 10 Demands we issued as a response to the non-indictment of Daniel Pantaleo in the Eric Garner murder. This demand has now been achieved. (Read more)

UPDATE: Back in 2015, Justice League NYC joined Communities United for Police Reform (CPR) as a coalition partner to help pass the Right to Know Act. The passage of this bill was included in our 10 Demands we issued as a response to the non-indictment of Daniel Pantaleo in the Eric Garner murder. This demand has now been achieved. (Read more)

Order your copy of Together We Rise today as part of the proceeds will be donated to The Gathering for Justice. Learn about what went on behind the scenes from the organizers, including Gathering/Justice League NYC leaders Carmen Perez, Tamika Mallory and Linda Sarsour! Click here for more info.

Order your copy of Together We Rise today as part of the proceeds will be donated to The Gathering for Justice. Learn about what went on behind the scenes from the organizers, including Gathering/Justice League NYC leaders Carmen Perez, Tamika Mallory and Linda Sarsour! Click here for more info.