- August 10, 2019
- The Nantucket Project
tnp presenter – bryan stevenson
is fighting the good fight. and winning.
Activist extraordinaire Bryan Stevenson is the founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), a human rights organization in Montgomery, AL. He is a widely acclaimed public interest lawyer who has dedicated his career to helping the poor, the incarcerated, and the condemned. Under Stevenson’s leadership, EJI has won major legal challenges eliminating unfair sentencing, exonerating innocent death row prisoners, confronting abuse of the incarcerated, and aiding children prosecuted as adults. Stevenson has received 40 honorary doctorates, the MacArthur Foundation “Genius” Prize, and numerous other honors. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Just Mercy.