Challenging the Old Guard with Melba Pearson

The criminal justice system in Miami-Dade County is vastly unequal and predatory. People of color, immigrants and the poor are frequently victimized by law enforcement and find their lives caught up in the gears of an uncaring Kafkaesque labyrinth. The corrosive effects ripple outwards to their families and communities.  Melba Pearson wants to change that. She’s taking on Miami elected …