Dot Org: The Word

The Word has a mission to promote voices from underserved communities and diverse backgrounds, to honor the stories of those who have faced adversity and injustice, and to provide a sanctuary space where these groups will see themselves in literature.  […]

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Dot Org: Towards Justice

In order to have true Democracy it is important that workers be paid fairly for their work.  Towards Justice serves as a clearinghouse that helps expand access to justice by connecting workers to appropriate legal resources, and educating workers about […]

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Reveal: If you can’t afford a lawyer (update)

If you can’t afford a lawyer, one will be appointed to you – that’s how it’s supposed to work. But in New Orleans, Chief Public Defender Derwyn Bunton, the lawyer in charge of representing poor people accused of crimes, is […]

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Clarence Moses-EL

Clarence Moses-EL has served 28 years of a 48-year sentence for an attack he has always maintained, he didn’t commit. (note: on 12/16/2015 Moses-EL’s conviction was vacated) The victim of the violent sexual assault initially identified two other men as […]

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