Book Discussion on Let's Get Free

Professor Paul Butler talked about his book, “Let’s Get Free: A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice.” He talked about his life as a… read more

Professor Paul Butler talked about his book, “Let’s Get Free: A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice.” He talked about his life as a federal prosecutor and his decision to leave the job after being wrongfully arrested and charged with assault. He also discusses why he thinks the view of the U.S. justice system that is often portrayed in hip-hop music is more accurate than many people recognize. close

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Book Discussion on Let's Get Free

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316830-7
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 25, 2014
Last Aired:
Feb 10, 2014

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  • Jan 25, 2014 | 7:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 26, 2014 | 1:05pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 27, 2014 | 1:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 10, 2014 | 4:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
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