when they see us
“In Black and brown communities, we’ve always seen ... people promise us the world, then take office and give us nothing,” said Salaam, who was wrongfully imprisoned in the 1989 Central Park jogger case.
In spite of Netflix's banner year, Ava DuVernay's acclaimed series -- based on the Central Park Five -- was completely shut out.
Jharrel Jerome just won a Primetime Emmy Award for his role in “When They See Us,” which elevated criminal justice reform into the national conversation.
The men were honored at the ceremony and delivered a powerful message about truth.