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Brittany Lovely on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

March 6, 2023

Anger used to be her driving force. Today she is motivated by love to tear down the criminal legal system and rebuild something just in its place.

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Andrew Winn on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

February 27, 2023

As a kid, he enjoyed playing in the dirt. Today he helps give people in 10 California prisons the experience of gardening.

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Avalon Betts-Gaston on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

February 22, 2023

She is fighting for her fellow women and girls, both inside prisons and after re-entry.

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Tony McCright on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

February 16, 2023

He ran his illegal enterprises like a business. So when he got out of prison, he decided to use those same talents for helping others build wealth.

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Maggie Luna on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

February 9, 2023

She thought she was going to die in prison, because of the poor conditions. Now, she's fighting for the lives of her fellow Texans.

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Derek Matthews on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

February 2, 2023

He was one of the nation’s top cops. Then he went to prison himself. Derek Matthews sits down with the #JustUs Speaks Podcast.

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Keeda Haynes on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

January 23, 2023

She went to prison for a crime she didn’t commit. Now she’s committed to using her legal work to help others who are directly impacted.

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Lana Mendis on the JustUs Speaks Podcast

By JLUSA

January 17, 2023

She graduated from JLUSA’s Leading with Conviction program. Now she’s working with JLUSA to grow the work!

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The JustUs Speaks Podcast – Coming Soon!

By JLUSA

December 8, 2022

Learn more at https://jlusa.org/podcast