MAJJ (Mothers Advocating Juvenile
Elaine Brown is currently part
of Mothers Advocating Juvenile Justice (MAJJ), an organization fighting
for reforms in the criminal justice system for juveniles. One of its
goals is the repeal of the law allowing trial and incarceration of
children as adults. Another is for promoting racial equality in sentencing
of juveniles and in prosecuting criminals in general. MAJJ is also
taking action by making efforts toward education, rehabilitation,
and better treatment of incarcerated children. They are working to
educate the public on the treatment of imprisoned juveniles, especially
those in adult prisons, and provide support for their families.
from the MAJJ, Elaine Brown is also the founder and president of Fields
of Flowers, Inc and a board member of the Dr. Huey P. Newton Foundation.
Fields of Flowers, Inc. is a non-profiting educational corporation
set up in Atlanta, Georgia to become a large education center for
blacks and other poor children. Also a non-profiting, the Dr. Huey
P. Newton Foundation is an organization set out to preserve the teachings
and history of the Black Panther Party by preserved documents. The
organization also wants to maintain a sense of enlightening and informing
in the education society, as those were the key aspects behind the
motives of the BPP.