Letters and Politics

The Violence of Policing

Today we feature a special edition of Letters and Politics with host Cat Brooks to talk about police brutality, racial profiling, lack of accountability by law enforcement, militarization of the American Criminal Justice System and the need of real reforms to shift the country’s current state of emergency.

Guest:

Assemblymember Shirley Weber (D- San Diego) who has several bills still on the table on increasing transparency and police accountability.

Activist and artist Patrisse Cullors, from Los Angeles, California, she is an advocate for criminal justice reform in Los Angeles and one of the founders of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Ada Perkins Henderson, mother of a man shot and killed last year by four Oakland police officersWeber_headshot

 

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