Work with The Appeal

At The Appeal, we produce original journalism about criminal justice that engages the public and holds officials to account. We focus on the most significant drivers of mass incarceration, which occur at the state and local level. Nearly one in four Americans has a criminal record, and state-level facilities hold 87 percent of America’s incarcerated people. We draw on deep expertise to expose the human impact of our most routine criminal justice practices.

Open Positions

Senior Editor

We are seeking an energetic, creative senior editor who is deeply committed to investigating the criminal justice system. You will work directly with The Appeal’s editors, staff writers, freelancers, and other team members. This position is fully remote. The Appeal is the journalism arm of The Justice Collaborative, a policy and media organization that works […]