police brutality

⭐ Why It Matters: Reckoning with Race. Equity. Allyship. (Baltimore County Public Library & Maryland Humanities) – VIRTUAL

Maryland Humanities presents authors Kimberly Jones and Gilly Segal as they discuss their best-selling book, ‘I’m Not Dying with You Tonight‘, inspired by the death of Baltimorean Freddie Gray. In their conversation, they touch on some of today’s most pressing topics — the recent resurgence of our country’s reckoning with […]

Tangled Up In Blue: Policing The American City (Politics & Prose) – VIRTUAL

In her forties, with two children, a spouse, a dog, a mortgage, and a full-time job as a tenured law professor at Georgetown University, Rosa Brooks decided to become a sworn, armed reserve police officer with the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Police Department. A liberal academic and journalist with an enduring interest […]

How to Survive A Police Encounter – Know Your Rights (James A. Parker Lay Org Social Action Cmte)

Part of a series of listening sessions/issue briefings on the third Thursday of each month These sessions will look at the Criminal Justice system About this Event This Transformation Thursday event focuses on what to do if you are stopped by the police. You will hear testimony from Kevin Sneed, […]