“Philando Can Be Any of Us”: Black Lives Matter Protests Acquittal of Officer in Minnesota Killing; Civil Rights Lawyer: Philando Castile’s Skin Color Ended Up Being a Death Sentence; Advocates Resign En Masse from Trump’s HIV/AIDS Council: Trump “Simply Does Not Care” About HIV; Crackdown in Egypt: Seven Men Tortured in State Custody Face Execution; … Continued


“Philando Can Be Any of Us”: Black Lives Matter Protests Acquittal of Officer in Minnesota Killing; Civil Rights Lawyer: Philando Castile’s Skin Color Ended Up Being a Death Sentence; Advocates Resign En Masse from Trump’s HIV/AIDS Council: Trump “Simply Does Not Care” About HIV; Crackdown in Egypt: Seven Men Tortured in State Custody Face Execution; … Continued


On today’s program we speak with Stephanie Cornwell, the Program Services Director with (World) Women Organized to Respond to Life-threatening Diseases about women living with HIV/AIDS and Alameda County HIV Infection rate among women being the highest in the western United States. And later Poor News Network examines economic violence against communities of color.


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