“The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander

LOVE THIS VIDEO!

Michelle Alexander is a civil rights advocate, litigator, Huffington Post writer the author of The New Jim Crow. She won a 2005 Soros Justice Fellowship and now holds a joint appointment at the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity and the Mortiz College of Law at Ohio State University. Alexander served for several years as director of the Racial Justice Project at the ACLU of Northern California, and subsequently directed the Civil Rights Clinics at Stanford Law School, where she was an associate professor. Alexander is a former law clerk for Justice Harry BlackmunJon the U.S. Supreme Court, and has appeared as a commentator on CNN, MSNBC, and NPR.

*runs to buy the book*

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