Police Brutality in America Should Come as No Surprise says Bryan Stevenson

When the then 28-year-old Bryan Stevenson was threatened with a gun by a police officer, he knew better than to run away. But, he argues, young black men are still presumed guilty and dangerous by many Americans. Now executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative and part of President Barack Obama’s policing task force, he says only transitional justice can begin to heal America’s racial wounds.

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Police Brutality in America Should Come as No Surprise says Bryan Stevenson