Book ‘Just Pursuit’ by Laura Coates

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A Black Prosecutor’s Fight for Fairness
“A firsthand, eye-opening story of a prosecutor that exposes the devastating criminal punishment system. Laura Coates bleeds for justice on the page.” — Ibram X. Kendi, National Book Award–winning author of Stamped from the Beginning and How to Be an Antiracist When Laura Coates joined the Department of Justice as a prosecutor, she wanted to advocate for the most vulnerable among us. But she quickly realized that even with the best intentions, “the pursuit of justice creates injustice.” Through Coates’s experiences, we see that no matter how fair you try to fight, being Black, a woman, and a mother are identities often at odds in the justice system...
Publisher: Simon & Schuster (January 18, 2022)  Pages: ‎272 pages  ISBN-10: 1982173769  ISBN-13: 978-1982173760  ASIN:‎ B0984RXQSR

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