True Justice Wins Emmy for Outstanding Social Issue Documentary


Since it debuted in 2019, educators at all levels have been screening True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality in lessons about racial history and the legacy of racial injustice in America. This documentary chronicles 30 years of Equal Justice Initiative's work on behalf of the poor, the incarcerated, and the condemned, focusing on Bryan Stevenson's life and career—told primarily in his own words.

In addition to being awarded an Emmy for Outstanding Social Issue Documentary, True Justice is the winner of the National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications's 26th annual Vision Award and a Peabody Award. HAND Foundation is proud to have supported Equal Just Initiative’s national memorial for lynching victims.