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Alison Flowers

Alison Flowers

Alison Flowers is a freelance journalist covering social justice and human rights issues in Chicago. She is the author of "Exoneree Diaries," a multimedia series on Chicago's NPR affiliate, WBEZ. The series was a finalist for a national Online Journalism Award in 2014. Flowers' work has been appeared on CNN, CBS, PBS, VICE News, The Village Voice and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter @flowersalison.

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Alison Flowers

Alison Flowers

Alison Flowers is a freelance journalist covering social justice and human rights issues in Chicago. She is the author of "Exoneree Diaries," a multimedia series on Chicago's NPR affiliate, WBEZ. The series was a finalist for a national Online Journalism Award in 2014. Flowers' work has been appeared on CNN, CBS, PBS, VICE News, The Village Voice and elsewhere. Follow her on Twitter @flowersalison.

Other articles by this author

2014 1022mcrps cat

Amid Shootings, Chicago Police Department Upholds Culture of Impunity

By Sarah Macaraeg and Alison Flowers, Truthout | Investigative Report