A liberal academic tells why he is willing to go to jail to stop Donald Trump from destroying what’s best about America. PLUS: a Bay Area Native American tells of his experience, at Standing Rock and in life. AND: a rousing message from Wes “Scoop” Nisker. With host Kris Welch.
Join Nurse Rona and guests, Darris Young and Taina Vargas-Edmond, from the Ella Baker Center. We’ll discuss mass incarceration and how it poses a serious public health crisis, and the health impact on prisoners and their families.
We discuss with Pastor Michael McBride the death of Mario Michael Martinez, a young man that died while in police custody. On July 15, less than 30 minutes after asking for help, Martinez suffered an asthma attack in his pod at Alameda County’s Santa Rita Jail. The failure of Santa Rita’s staff and officers to … Continued