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Empowering Community Voices

Catherine Shreves hosts a half-hour public access television program, We the People, each month interviewing local experts on public policy issues. Doris Baylor joins Catherine on occasion to discuss voting and education topics.

We the People: July 30, 2020

Special Edition Series – Policing: Reform, dismantle, defund? Part 1

In the first of this four-part series, Catherine Shreves talks with Nekima Levy Armstrong, civil rights attorney and activist, regarding city council and policing issues in Minneapolis.

For more information about the topics discussed in this interview, visit these articles and studies:

Metro Transit Arrest – Star Tribune

ACLU Picking Up the Pieces

Minneapolis for a Better Police Contract

Communities United Against Police Brutality