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Defund the Police with Tracey Corder (e82)

We speak to Tracey Corder, a Campaign Coordinator for Action Center on Race and the Economy (ACRE), organizer and political strategist, about the ongoing work to defund the police. We also talk to Tracey about ACRE’s police brutality bonds report, and discuss the power of protest and lessons from the 2020 primary. And Kade highlights the recent 13-0 vote in the Boston city council to ban facial surveillance.

MENTIONED ON THE SHOW

Police Brutality Bonds: How Wall Street Profits  from Police Violence (ACRE)

Bloc: Black leaders organizing for communities (Twitter: @blocbyblocMKE)

BLOC conducts year round door knocking to ask “what would it look like for your neighborhood to thrive?”

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