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'True Justice' Screening and Panel Discussion

Wednesday, 04 December, 2019

A screening of the HBO documentary True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, in the Center for Global Citizenship.

A panel discussion on the themes of the film applied to a St. Louis context will follow the screening.

The film chronicles the career of Bryan Stevenson, the founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative and author of New York Times Bestseller Just Mercy, in his efforts to fight racial discrimination in the criminal justice system.

Panelists include:

Wesley Bell, prosecuting attorney, St. Louis County

Blake Strode, CEO, Arch City Defenders

Shawntelle Fisher, CEO, The SoulFisher Ministries

Diedre Wortham, organizer, Close the Workhouse

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