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Just mercy : a story of justice and redemption —Stevenson, Bryan, author.
Book
2019
21 available of 35 items

The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justic...

The new Jim Crow : mass incarceration in the age of colorblindness —Alexander, Michelle, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 10 items

"Seldom does a book have the impact of The New Jim Crow. Since it was first published in 2010, it has been the winner of numerous awards and has spent nearly 250 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. It has been c...

Doing justice : a prosecutor's thoughts on crime, punishment, and the rule of law —Bharara, Preet, 1968- author.
Book
2019
3 available of 4 items

The former United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York recounts captivating tales of true crime from his years atop the most storied prosecutor's office in the country -- inside stories of terrorists thr...

Broken on all sides race, mass incarceration & new visions for criminal justice in the U.S. : a documentary
DVD
2012
0 available of 1 items

"More African Americans are under 'correctional' (prison) control today than were enslaved in 1850. Why? The movie explores mass incarceration across the U.S. and the intersection of race, poverty, and the criminal justi...

True justice Bryan Stevenson's fight for equality
DVD
2020
1 available of 2 items

For more than three decades, Alabama public interest attorney, founder, and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, has advocated on behalf of the poor, the incarcerated and the condemned, seeking to eradicat...

Saving justice : truth, transparency, and trust —Comey, James B., Jr., 1960- author.
Book
2021
0 available of 7 items

"James Comey, former FBI Director and New York Times bestselling author of A Higher Loyalty, uses his long career in federal law enforcement to explore issues of justice and fairness in the US justice system. James Comey...

Just mercy : adapted for young adults : a true story of the fight for justice —Stevenson, Bryan, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 9 items

"In this young adult adaptation of the acclaimed bestselling Just Mercy, which the New York Times calls "as compelling as To Kill a Mockingbird, and in some ways more so," Bryan Stevenson delves deep into the broken U.S....

O.J. made in America
DVD
2016
4 available of 4 items

An essential examination of the rise and fall of Orenthal James Simpson, and parallels between his incredible story with that of race in America. This critically-acclaimed documentary series reveals how he first became a...

Police state : how America's cops get away with murder —Spence, Gerry.
Book
2015
8 available of 9 items

"We all want to feel safe. But safe from what, and from whom? In his 60-plus years as a trial lawyer, Gerry Spence has never represented a person accused of a crime in which the police hadn't themselves violated the law....

Locking up our own : crime and punishment in black america —Forman, James, 1967- author.
Book
2017
2 available of 2 items

"An original and consequential argument about race, crime, and the law Today, Americans are debating our criminal justice system with new urgency. Mass incarceration and aggressive police tactics -- and their impact on p...

O.J. made in America
Blu-ray
2016
6 available of 6 items

An essential examination of the rise and fall of Orenthal James Simpson, and parallels between his story with that of race in America. This series reveals how he first became a football star, why America fell in love wit...

A little piece of light : a memoir of hope, prison, and a life unbound —Hylton, Donna, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

A groundbreaking advocate for criminal justice reform and featured speaker at the 2017 Women's March describes her collaborative efforts with other influential voices to promote prison safety and end mass incarceration.

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