Eli Hager

Journalist (NATIONAL)

Eli Hager

Researcher at The Marshall Project. Collects reporting from inside prisons.
Tags: Prisoners Rights

David Crary

Journalist (NATIONAL)

David Crary

AP national writer based in New York, primarily writing feature stories about volatile social issues -- abortion, gay rights, prison conditions, divorce and domestic violence, among others.
Tags: Civil Rights, Domestic Violence, Prisoners Rights

Fifty Years After ‘Freedom Summer,’ Reasons to Celebrate – and Lament

Op-Ed (Mississippi, RURAL)

Fifty Years After ‘Freedom Summer,’ Reasons to Celebrate – and Lament

July 14, 2014 | Martha Bergmark | National Law Journal , ALM
By leveling the playing field in the justice system, civil legal aid honors the American values and spirit embodied in the Freedom Summer of 1964.
Tags: Benefits of Legal Aid | Civil Rights | Funding: Federal | Legal Needs | Minorities: Racial/Ethnic | Prisoners Rights