Bryan Stevenson Wants the U.S. to Face Its History

In the days leading up to Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jaime L of the New York Times interviews Bryan Stevenson about incarceration, American history, and Dr. King.  ” If we had done the work that we should have done in the 20th century to combat our history of racial inequality, no one could win national office after demonizing people because they’re Mexican or Muslim. We would be in a place where we would find that unacceptable.”  To read more, click here.

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One Comment on “Bryan Stevenson Wants the U.S. to Face Its History

  1. I keep waiting for the Nobel committee to award Stevenson the Nobel Peace Prize

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