He was a civil rights pioneer during school desegregation, a member of the Black Panther Party, a bank robber, and a prisoner serving a life sentence. Evans Hopkins talks about his struggle with rage and how writing led to his redemption.

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  • Evans Hopkins freelance writer whose works have appeared in "The New Yorker," "The Washington Post," "Slate," "Nerve.com," "The Atlanta Journal-Constitution," "In These Times," and "Southern Exposure," among others.

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