“WE ARE A NATION OF SECOND CHANCES.”

During his presidency, President Obama granted clemency to 1,715 people —
mostly nonviolent drug offenders serving sentences in federal prison — more than any other president in history. Through beautiful photos and powerful words, Nation of Second Chances tells their stories.

Donel Marcus Clark
Sharanda Jones
Jason Hernandez
Israel Torres
Michelle Miles
Wayland Wilson
Ramona Brant
Gracie Ann Walker
Josephine Ledesma
Arthur Jackson
Keldren Joshua
Fulton Washington
Deneise Quintanilla
Billy Wheelock
Mike Holmes
Danielle Metz