Reviews and Blog Posts: justice

Getting life : an innocent man's 25-year journey from prison to peace

by Michael Morton

Reviewer Rating:
4

In 1986, Michael Morton was wrongly imprisoned for nearly 25 years for a crime he did not commit in a Williamson County (TX) courtroom. His life in prison is heartrending in detail. In 2011, Morton got a second chance of life with the help of DNA. Evidence at the scene...

To kill a mockingbird

by Harper Lee

Reviewer Rating:
5

According to Merriam Webster, a classic is defined as serving as a standard of excellence :  of recognized value <classic literary works>

Homegirls & handgrenades

by Sonia Sanchez

Reviewer Rating:
5

Sonia Sanchez is a national treasure, as a poet and as an activist who never ignores the humanity of anyone on any side of a struggle. Her work speaks to huge issues of struggle, oppression, justice and love. But she does so in such human terms that we see how...

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