Bob Dylan song Hurricane lyrics: To see him obviously framed Couldn’t help but make me feel ashamed to live in a land Where justice is a game.
Fred Gray, Civil Rights Icon, writes Obama to say _” I recognise injustice when I see it. I see it in the case of the criminal prosecution and trial of my friend, Don Siegelman.”_
Our Justice System is Broken. One out of every 100 Americans is behind bars. The U.S. spends $80 billion a year on incarceration. Seventy million Americans have a criminal record. In too many neighborhoods, young people of color are more likely to go to prison than college. We have a critical moment of opportunity. Members of Congress just announced the most comprehensive federal justice reform legislation to date! _The SAFE Justice act_ implements broad based, system-wide reforms to curtail over-criminalization, enhance rehabilitation, and support individuals’ re-entry into society. Together, we can push Congress and President Obama to pass major legislation and get crucial bills signed into law by the end […]