When Murder Trials Are Not About Murder

The result of Derek Chauvin’s trial, almost a year after the death of George Floyd, does not mean we should, or can, stop fighting.

A man, Brandon Bernard, holding a picture of him and several others.

What Happened to the “Reform” Aspect of Imprisonment?

Brandon Bernard was committed to transforming himself into a better man than he was before behind bars. Yet, the death penalty ended that.