Josh interviews author and journalist and storyteller Emily Bazelon about her new book “Charged.”
Emily Bazelon is a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine, the Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law and a lecturer at Yale Law School. She is also a former writer and editor at Slate where she co-founded the women’s section “Double-X” She is the co-host of the Slate Political Gabfest podcast and the author of the new book “Charged: The New Movement To Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration.”
A full PDF Transcript of Episode 55 of the Decarceration Nation Podcast
Notes from Episode 55
I have taken a job as a Policy Analyst at Safe and Just Michigan.
I have written a great deal in a short time about the Bernie Sanders answer during a Town Hall meeting about voting for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people (most recently in our weekly newsletter). I believe Bernie was right (and I don’t always agree with Bernie).
If you want to know more about the Redemption Project, I believe you can stream the first episode on demand now.
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