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TED talk: Bryan Stevenson

Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017 - 6 p.m.

Location: Mercy Center for Spiritual Life

Event Type: Civic Engagement, Other

Audience: Undergraduate Students

Contact: Anna Mae Mayer
Phone: (401) 341-2444

Screening of Bryan Stevenson's TED talk "We Need to Talk About an Injustice" with discussion to follow. Stevenson is director of the Equal Justice Initiative and a public-interest lawyer who has dedicated his career to helping the poor, incarcerated and condemned. The Equal Justice Initiative has won major legal challenges eliminating excessive and unfair sentencing and exonerating innocent prisoners on death row.