Portland protesters and journalists alike are facing violent arrest, with forceful removal of masks, mace, and other brutal handling adding Covid-19 specific threats to the ordeal.
Pandemic and protests mean changes to DC budget calendar and participation, yielding unprecedented response.
Review of the DC FY21 budget schedule with background on recommended cuts/revenue increase for defunding police and investing in Black communities.
Health risks, police violence, and protests for #DefundMPD in the current DC FY21 Budget cycle. GUESTS: Naiya Speight-Leggett, Dominique Hazzard, and Kendra Allen from BYP100 (Black Youth Project).