My Shattered Illusions of Justice and Fairness

My illusions of this nation being a fair and just place — illusions founded on my own racial and class privilege — shattered into a million pieces.

OxyContin morphed into smoking heroin morphed into IV heroin. Those things weren’t in my life plan — all I’d ever wanted to do was work in the…

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Morgan Godvin

Morgan Godvin

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Writer. Speaker. Justice and health. Jails and prisons. Veterans. Politics and government.