by Rose Pub. Co .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||138|
In this young adult adaptation of the acclaimed bestselling Just Mercy: A True Story of the Fight for Justice, Bryan Stevenson delves deep into the broken U.S. justice system, detailing from his personal experience his many challenges and efforts as a lawyer and social advocate, especially on behalf of the most rejected and marginalized people in the United States. 24 Books That Teach About Social Justice - WeAreTeachers. Some movements are peaceful, others turn violent. These books tell stories of people's experiences of racism and of those who put their bodies on the line for the cause of equality under the law and social justice. For more great reads for kids and teens, check out our Civil Rights Books and Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners. Top 10 books about justice and redemption that true justice is a rare bird in serious literature. Perhaps that explains the popularity of thrillers and mystery stories, where justice appears.
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING MICHAEL B. JORDAN AND JAMIE FOXX • A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice—from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time. “[Bryan Stevenson’s] dedication to fighting for justice and equality has inspired me and many. Spilled Milk by K. L. Randis is a touching story based on true events. Brooke Nolan, from the time she is a little girl until her teenage years is sexually abused by her father. She isn't the only target in the family, as her siblings feel his wrath in the form of physical abuse/5(K). Buy the DVD or stream anytime About the Film. True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality follows 30 years of EJI’s work on behalf of the poor, the incarcerated, and the condemned. The film won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Social Issue Documentary, and is the winner of the National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications’s 26th annual Vision Award and a Peabody Award. Jacquelina Adan is a pre-school teacher who didn’t realize just how much weight she’d gained until a humiliating experience at Disneyland where she got stuck in a turnstile. “I was pretty much mortified,” she said.. RELATED: True Inspirational Story of How ‘This Is Us’ Star Chrissy Metz Fired Back At Fat-Shaming Bullies After finally getting free, she ran to the bathroom and cried.
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