Just Mercy emphasizes social justice, enumerating the variety of flaws of a criminal justice system blinded by racism and handicapped by poverty. Just Mercy was directed by Destin Daniel Cretton in 2019, and stars Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, Rob Morgan, Tim Blake Nelson, Rafe Spall, Karan Kendrick, and Brie Larson. The basis of the film is Bryan Stevenson’s memoir of the same […]
Sheryl Van Horne
Sheryl L. Van Horne, PhD is the criminal justice program director at Eastern University, a Christian University just outside of Philadelphia. She wrote her dissertation on homicides across the country, defending in May 2010 at Rutgers University's School of Criminal Justice. She also serves as the President of the Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences and has served as President of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Justice Educators.