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Behind the News: Police Against Protest

September 09, 2021

Doug speaks with Paul Passavant, author of Policing Proteston the change in how cops treat protesters since the 1960s. Plus: Marisol CantĂș and Shiva Mishek (co-author of this article: https://jacobinmag.com/2021/08/richmond-california-police-rpd-defund-budget-social-services-progressive-alliance-city-council) on how activists won a shift of public funding from cops to social services in Richmond, California.


Behind the News, hosted by Doug Henwood, covers the worlds of economics and politics and their complex interactions, from the local to the global. Find the archive here: https://www.leftbusinessobserver.com/Radio.html