During this episode we discuss the communal impacts and communal responses to drug criminalization, addiction, and harm reduction. We focus on Baltimore and Maryland, but the lessons are applicable beyond that.
A tragic mass shooting at a Baltimore block party killed two and injured 28 people last weekend. The incident is being used by some to demand increased policing. Lawrence Grandpre, the Director of Research at the Baltimore think tank, Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle, discusses the underlying causes of community violence in Baltimore and whether “Law and Order” politics are a solution.
Dayvon Love sits down with Queen from Black Boxx Radio to get a crash course of history, policy, and the State of Maryland per Baltimore – especially Black Baltimore.
On this episode, Amber and Erika are joined by Lawrence Grandpre, co-author of “The Black Book” and Director of Research for Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle. Our fellow Black Power
VIDEO: Maryland Becomes First State To Repeal The Law Enforcement Officers’ Bill Of Rights (4.15.2021)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L3cYquO1VX4 Maryland is now the first state in the nation to get rid of a set of rules that gave police protection because of the nature of their job. The
The Baltimore City Green Party welcomes Lawrence Grandpre to discuss his research on grassroots democracy and community control.
Dayvon Love, Director of Public Policy for Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle in Baltimore, MD. joins Dr. Jared Ball to discuss his new essay, “Cracker Democracy: The Emergence of the Progressive Mainstream.”
Roland Martin and Dayvon Love debating about how to hold Black elected officials and Black gatekeepers accountable in the political climate of Donald Trump & the 2020 Election cycle.
What is defunding the police? What does that mean? We’re bringing in an expert to share the facts!