Black lives, blue lives, and what we tell our kids (episode 126).
Black lives, blue lives, and what we tell our kids (episode 126)
1:49: John Fritze, the Sun’s Washington correspondent, talks about Dump on Hillary Day at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. The convention officially nominated Donald J. Trump for president, speakers tore into his presumptive Democratic opponent, and Dr. Ben Carson brought up Saul Alinsky again. 11:55: A talk about everything — #BlackLivesMatter, police, guns, police shootings, shootings by police, President Obama, Republicans, Philando Castile, Alton Sterling — with the provocative Kimberly Moffitt, associate professor in American studies at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. 38:12: David Miller, founder of the Dare To Be King consultancy in Baltimore and creator of “10 Rules For Survival When Stopped by the Police,” shares his thoughts on the recent deaths of black men in police shootings, the assassination of white officers by black men, and what he must tell his son about all this. Links: http://www.baltimoresun.com/bal-john-fritze-20141007-staff.html http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/blog/bal-ben-carson-warns-of-clinton-new-world-order-20160719-story.html http://amst.umbc.edu/faculty-and-staff/moffitt/ http://daretobeking.net/ http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/dan-rodricks-blog/bal-video-baltimore-based-group-s-10-rules-for-surviving-a-police-stop-20160711-story.html