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True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality Presented by City of Asylum and the ACLU-PA

Thursday, August 27, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Free TICKETS! 2020-08-27 7:00 PM 2020-08-27 9:00 PM America/New_York True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality Presented by City of Asylum and the ACLU-PA 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

For more than three decades, Alabama public interest attorney Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, has advocated on behalf of people living in poverty, people who are incarcerated, and people sentenced to death, seeking to eradicate racial discrimination in the criminal legal system. An intimate portrait of this remarkable man, True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality follows his struggle to create greater fairness in the system and shows how racial injustice emerged, evolved, and continues to threaten the country, challenging viewers to confront it.

Streamed on The Show Must Go On(line) Pittsburgh channel(run-time 120 minutes Q+A included) 

The screening will be followed by a live discussion and audience Q&A with Alex Domingos, ACLU-PA Organizer, Campaign for Smart Justice. Presented in partnership between City of Asylum and the ACLU-Pittsburgh Chapter Young Leadership Outreach Team. 

The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, membership organization dedicated to defending and expanding individual rights and personal freedoms throughout the entire state of Pennsylvania. Through advocacy, public education and litigation, our staff and volunteers work to preserve and enhance liberties grounded in the United States and Pennsylvania constitutions and civil rights laws. Among those liberties are freedoms of speech, religion and association; the right to petition the government; separation of church and state; the right to privacy; reproductive freedom; due process of law; the rights of the accused; and the right to equal treatment under the law.

Event Details

August 27, 2020 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212
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