Episode 11

The Hiring & Firing of Aaron Persky

TRIGGER WARNING - Aaron Persky, the judge who gave Brock Turner only 6 months in prison after he sexually assaulted Chanel Miller behind a dumpster and left her unconscious, was hired to coach tennis at Lynbrook High School. A team of activists, including host Nivi Achanta, Mayer Adelberg, Jackie Lin, and Shivani Kavuluru started petitions and organize to get him fired shortly after. Learn about the story at www.soapboxproject.org and removepersky.com