John LegendDate / 2015-05-04 07:11:14
John Legend has mainly joined as the civil rights activists on a Friday evening, that is quite ahead of the White House dinner of week Correspondent that can also discuss the main cause that is close to their heart such as the criminal reform of the justice. However, we also need actually to think again about the system of criminal justice," musician also told the PEOPLE on Friday the Politico's The Evening along the panel of John Legend keeping in the discussion with Washington in D.C.
However, we also have ratcheted up the penalties for entire things. We are also singular among different nations while it is about to a way that we penalize the crime. More than '70s, '80s as well as '90s, they have only decided to get a just minimum of the obligatory penalty – the absurd amount. As compared to various countries they are a way heavier through condemning. We also will have to think again about that. We are also destroying the way for many different communities as well as families. It is also believed that we may do it with the smarter, highly compassionate manner."
Legend, who has particularly broached issue in the most impassioned with the Oscars acceptance of the speech in the month of February, lately launched the campaign of Free America, through which they also hopes to put complete end to the mass, as well as the huge incarceration. However, Grammy winner also believes about a criminal system of the justice that has mishandled the cases when there is a mental illness as well as the poverty is also present.
"Many of them also have been complete the trauma as well as witnessed tragedy with their lives," said Legend, of 36 for the inmates. "There are different situations that have also put in such kind of position when they also have several different disadvantages in their life, as well as what they will want to perform is actually humanize and also hear the different stories.