Tag: Minnesota


SSDP Welcomes the Hamline University Chapter

It is my absolute pleasure to introduce our newest chapter in Minnesota at Hamline University.  They have come a long way in a very short time, and considering how well-organized they have been and how quickly they have built up, I am confident that they will be doing some big things on campus. I spoke with chapter leader Gunnar Aas about what

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SSDP Tulane takes action on Smarter Sentencing Act, S. 1410

Written by Emma Tuttleman-Krieger, President of the Tulane University SSDP chapter In the midst of final exams week, SSDP Tulane organized an “Activism Study Break” to help students urge their senators to vote in favor of mandatory minimum sentencing reform like the Smarter Sentencing Act (SSA), S. 1410. Families Against Mandatory Minimums (FAMM) initiated a national call-in day on December 11th which provided short

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An Impressive Start

SSDP at SCSU is only two weeks old, but they are already off to an impressive start. Kevin Gysberg founded the chapter with the intention of reforming his campus’s drug and alcohol policy, and that’s exactly what he has begun to do. Despite their fresh start, Kevin and the rest of the students in the SCSU chapter have already drafted

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