Liz Brazile is an independent reporter and writer, born and raised in Cincinnati, OH. She specializes in long-form storytelling and investigative reporting on systemic social inequities and the people affected by them. Liz recently won an award from the Ohio Society of Professional Journalists for her coverage of the second murder trial of a former cop who killed an unarmed, Black civilian during a 2015 traffic stop, which appeared in The Cincinnati Herald. Her writing has also appeared in YES! Magazine and Truthout. To see more of her work, visit liz-brazile.com and follow her on Twitter @LizBrazile.