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Reuters
U.S. police killings reminiscent of lynching, U.N. group sayson People of African Descent. Most lynching victims died by hanging. A 2015 re
U.S. police killings reminiscent of lynching, U.N. group says
Reuters / Posted yesterday
on People of African Descent. Most lynching victims died by hanging. A 2015 report by a non-profit organization, the Equal Justice Initiative, said 3,959 black people were killed in "racial terror lynchings" in a dozen southern states between... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
U.S. police killings reminiscent of lynchings, UN group sayson People of African Descent. Most lynching victims died by hanging. A 2015 re
U.S. police killings reminiscent of lynchings, UN group says
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
on People of African Descent. Most lynching victims died by hanging. A 2015 report by a non-profit organisation, the Equal Justice Initiative, said 3,959 black people were killed in “racial terror lynchings” in a dozen southern states between... Read more
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Raw Story
UN Human Rights Council: Police killings of black men in US reminiscent of lynchingon People of African Descent. Most lynching victims died by hanging. A 2015 re
UN Human Rights Council: Police killings of black men in US reminiscent of lynching
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
on People of African Descent. Most lynching victims died by hanging. A 2015 report by a non-profit organization, the Equal Justice Initiative, said 3,959 black people were killed in “racial terror lynchings” in a dozen southern states between... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Mexico Saves Its Citizens From U.S. Executionsprogram’s filings with the Department of Justice. That comes out to roughly $29
How Mexico Saves Its Citizens From U.S. Executions
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
program’s filings with the Department of Justice. That comes out to roughly $29,000 per case, per year. By contrast, the Equal Justice Initiative, which represents numerous inmates on Alabama’s death row, has reported that many of them were... Read more
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SMU Daily Campus
Inside the Tate Lecture Series 2016-17 seasonMacArthur Fellow Bryan Stevenson. pic.twitter.com/HXwH8p65px Bryan Stevenson i
Inside the Tate Lecture Series 2016-17 season
SMU Daily Campus / Posted 4 days ago
MacArthur Fellow Bryan Stevenson. pic.twitter.com/HXwH8p65px Bryan Stevenson is the founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative and has authored many books, most recently Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption in 2014.... Read more
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The News-Herald
Area residents earn doctorates from Ohio Northern University227th Commencement exercises on June 5. The commencement address was delivere
Area residents earn doctorates from Ohio Northern University
The News-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
227th Commencement exercises on June 5. The commencement address was delivered by Bryan Stevenson, founder of the Equal Justice Initiative. Elszasz received the following honors: Cum Laude and awarded the Ursula Prescott Essay Prize in... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
How can we confront the history of lynching?justice, but helped romanticize the era while ignoring the havoc it created. I
How can we confront the history of lynching?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
justice, but helped romanticize the era while ignoring the havoc it created. If you don't know Stevenson, founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, I recommend watching this man give one of the best TED Talks I've ever viewed. His legal cases... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi campus briefs: Sept. 3leader, Newt Knight. On Oct. 18, Bryan Stevenson, a leading advocate for crimi
Mississippi campus briefs: Sept. 3
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
leader, Newt Knight. On Oct. 18, Bryan Stevenson, a leading advocate for criminal justice reform and a founder of the Equal Justice Initiative based in Montgomery, Alabama, will speak at 6:30 p.m. in Bennett Auditorium. Stevenson argued before... Read more
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Al.com
Bryan Stevenson says it's time to 'change the narrative'to change for the better, it's time for Americans to "change the narrative." T
Bryan Stevenson says it's time to 'change the narrative'
Al.com / Posted 23 days ago
to change for the better, it's time for Americans to "change the narrative." That was one of the messages given today by Equal Justice Initiative founder Bryan Stevenson, speaking in Gadsden. Stevenson spoke as the author of "Just Mercy," chosen... Read more
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Breitbart
Leaked Memo Reveals Soros Plan for Federally Controlled Policeof the task force was Bryan Stevenson, identified on the final task force repor
Leaked Memo Reveals Soros Plan for Federally Controlled Police
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
of the task force was Bryan Stevenson, identified on the final task force report itself as “Founder and Executive Director, Equal Justice Initiative.” However, as the Soros document highlights, Stevenson also serves on the board of the Open Society... Read more

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