Marissa Alexander TED Talk

Marissa Alexander TED Talk

Every day three women in the U.S. are murdered by their domestic partners. But after Marissa Alexander fired a single warning shot as her estranged husband threatened to kill her, she was sentenced to 20 years in prison. Eventually, Alexander survived both domestic...
Cyntoia Brown Granted Clemency! Analyses & Interviews

Cyntoia Brown Granted Clemency! Analyses & Interviews

After 15 years of incarceration for defending her life, Cyntoia Brown will finally be released. Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam commuted her sentence following ongoing public support for her freedom. She will be eligible for release on August 7, 2019, and she’ll be...