Redemption denied

A Colorado woman's search for clemency after 30 years inside

Robin Farris writes from prison at Denver Women's Correctional Facility.

“We Shall Overcome” epitomized the racial climate during the 60s. When these words were spoken, two questions arose: which class of people did “we” include, and what is inferred by “shall overcome?” 

To me it meant that we shall overcome racial inequality, gender biasing, poverty, a…

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