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Salon.com
There have never been “many sides” to American racial terror1877 and 1950, almost 4,000 African Americans were lynched in a dozen Southern
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
1877 and 1950, almost 4,000 African Americans were lynched in a dozen Southern states. As explained in a 2015 report by the Equal Justice Initiative, these “[l]ynchings were violent and public acts of torture that traumatized black people throughout... Read more
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CBS News
Analysis: History of racial inequality still haunts usBryan Stevenson is a public interest lawyer and founder of The Equal Justice In
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
Bryan Stevenson is a public interest lawyer and founder of The Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama. The organization is committed to challenging racial and economic injustice and protecting basic human rights for the most vulnerable... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Build The Beloved Community Through Binding Up The Nation's Woundsevents and placed their findings in the report Thirty Years of Lynching in the
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
events and placed their findings in the report Thirty Years of Lynching in the United States 1889-1918. Likewise, the Equal Justice Initiative have documented more than 4,000 lynchings in their Lynching in America report (2015). A second wave... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
Attorneys: 1981 sentence was wrongthose found guilty of capital murder could be sentenced to death, or life witho
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
those found guilty of capital murder could be sentenced to death, or life without parole. Attorney Ashley Adams of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) argued before Circuit Judge Lex Short Thursday that when the jury in Potts’ original case... Read more
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The Christian Post
Multisite Churches Are a 'Uniquely Better Approach,' Says Andy Stanleybusinessman and "The Profit" TV host Marcus Lemonis, International Justice Miss
The Christian Post / Posted 10 days ago
businessman and "The Profit" TV host Marcus Lemonis, International Justice Mission founder and CEO Gary Haugen, and Equal Justice Initiative founder and Executive Director Bryan Stevenson, among others. In recent years, some have noted the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Group wants Wright-Patt to investigate email it describes faith-basedCommunity Church; Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer; Bryan Stev
Dayton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Community Church; Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer; Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative; Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC’s The Profit and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam; Frederik Haren, a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Group wants Wright-Patt to investigate email it describes faith-basedCommunity Church; Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer; Bryan Stev
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Community Church; Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer; Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative; Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC’s The Profit and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam; Frederik Haren, a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Group wants Wright-Patt to investigate email it describes faith-basedCommunity Church; Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer; Bryan Stev
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
Community Church; Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer; Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative; Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC’s The Profit and CEO of Camping World and Good Sam; Frederik Haren, a... Read more
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NBC News
Former death row inmate seeking compensation for "30 tears of hell"and sentenced to death." It wasn’t until 1999 that the state’s case against Hi
NBC News / Posted 17 days ago
and sentenced to death." It wasn’t until 1999 that the state’s case against Hinton began cracking. Experts hired by the Equal Justice Initiative, which took up the Hinton case, had the so-called murder weapon and the bullets recovered from the... Read more
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EuroNews
Alabama Death Row Inmate Seeking Compensation for '30 Years of Hell'and sentenced to death." It wasn't until 1999 that the state's case against Hi
EuroNews / Posted 17 days ago
and sentenced to death." It wasn't until 1999 that the state's case against Hinton began cracking. Experts hired by the Equal Justice Initiative, which took up the Hinton case, had the so-called murder weapon and the bullets recovered from the... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama AG's office seeking three more executionsaccused of killing his ex-girlfriend in 2006. "We got the death penalty. And we
Al.com / Posted 19 days ago
accused of killing his ex-girlfriend in 2006. "We got the death penalty. And we have this pesky little group called the Equal Justice Initiative that likes to hire fancy lawyers in New York pro bono and spend millions of dollars trying to repeal... Read more
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Al.com
New magistrate judge takes the bench in Huntsville's federal courthouseBar for the City of New York; a Human Rights Fellow at the Center for Constitut
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
Bar for the City of New York; a Human Rights Fellow at the Center for Constitutional Rights in Greenville, Mississippi; an Equal Justice Initiative of Alabama Human Rights Fellow in Montgomery; a Ford Foundation Fellow in South Africa at the... Read more
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CNET
Google Doodle honors centennial of silent civil rights marchthe lives of African Americans. Google's doing more than just a doodle to hono
CNET / Posted 24 days ago
the lives of African Americans. Google's doing more than just a doodle to honor the event: it also partnered with the Equal Justice initiative to create an interactive online display called "Lynching in America," that explores the violent... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US ‘racial terror’ laid bare in lynching exhibitionAmerican men, women and children were lynched in 20 states from 1877 to 1950, a
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
American men, women and children were lynched in 20 states from 1877 to 1950, according to research carried out by the Equal Justice Initiative, headed by internationally acclaimed Alabama lawyer Bryan Stevenson. They were often targeted for... Read more

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