Nancy's Bookshelf: Tony Platt

Apr 10, 2019

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Political activist and Berkeley scholar Tony Platt is an authority in the field of criminal justice whose latest book is “Beyond These Walls: Rethinking Crime and Punishment in the United States.”

In “33 Years and Counting”, Richard Parker looks at when he was first asked to write commentary for what was at the time KCHO.

He is the author of various books and more than 100 essays and articles dealing with issues of race, inequality, and social justice in American history. His publications have been translated into German, Spanish, Italian, and Japanese.