CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – NFL players participate in lawyers, professors and others at the Harvard Law School for a summit on the criminal problems.
The Players are Coalition members who participate in Friday’s event are the New England Patriots’ Devin McCourty and the Philadelphia Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins. Retired player Anquan Boldin will also attend.
The Players of the Coalition is a group formed by Boldin, Jenkins, and others advocate for changes to further social and racial equality.
The players will be joined by Philadelphia district Attorney Larry Krasner and Judge Gloria Tan Massachusetts juvenile court, among others.
The summit will include conversations about mass incarceration, police and the condemnation of the reform.
A number of players met with the legislators in Massachusetts and other states this week to press for changes in policy at the state level.