Our Next Big Ideas Night Centers on the Crucial, Timely Topic of Criminal Justice Reform

By Allan Spencer | October 16 2020 | Social StudiesAdvanced PlacementHigh School

Join us on Wednesday, October 21 at 8:00 PM ET on Zoom for a crucial, timely Big Ideas Night on Criminal Justice Reform with a panel of expert authors: Brittany K. Barnett, attorney, entrepreneur, and author of A Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and FreedomEmily BazelonNew York Times Magazine staff writer and author of Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration; and Shaka Senghor, motivational speaker, member of Oprah’s SuperSoul 100, and author of Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison.

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A Knock at Midnight
A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom
An urgent call to free those buried alive by America's legal system, and an inspiring true story about unwavering belief in humanity--from a gifted young lawyer whose journey marks the emergence of a powerful new voice in the movement to transform the system.
$28.00 US
Sep 08, 2020
336 Pages

The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration
A renowned investigative journalist exposes the unchecked power of the prosecutor as a driving force in America's mass incarceration crisis, and also offers a way out in this New York Times bestseller.
$18.00 US
May 05, 2020
448 Pages
Random House Trade Paperbacks

Writing My Wrongs
Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison
Now in paperback, the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling story of a man who went from being a convicted murderer to becoming a lecturer at the University of Michigan, a mentor and motivational speaker at conferences like TED and Aspen Ideas, a leading voice for criminal justice reform, and an inspiration to thousands.
$17.00 US
Jan 31, 2017
288 Pages
Convergent Books