Philadelphia's progressive prosecutor

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Vox's Jamil Smith talks with Larry Krasner, the former civil rights attorney who's been district attorney of Philadelphia since 2018. They talk about the bold agenda of criminal justice reform that Krasner's office has been trying to implement, the recent upturn in violent crime across the country, and how to stare down the seemingly unshakable system and make real change happen.

Host: Jamil Smith (@JamilSmith), Senior Correspondent, Vox

Guest: Larry Krasner (@DA_LarryKrasner), District Attorney of Philadelphia

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  • Editor: Amy Drozdowska
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