In this TedTalk, Equal Justice Initiative Director Bryan Stevenson talks about the racial imbalance in America’s justice system. This is no different from our own county of Santa Clara where there are many people of color locked up. Submission Post by Blanca Bosquez
Video by Jean Melesaine
This video was produced for New America Media’s “Growing Up Poor In The Bay Area” forum. 24 year old Moaseni Jr. Leasiolagi and his fiance Christina have 2 children, currently live in a 10×10 studio with his father and younger brother. They have been on welfare since their son was born and have been looking for jobs which has been hard since they both have criminal backgrounds.