The Community Circle is a "third place" where people can have tough conversations in a safe place. The topic we are discussing will be "Policing and Politics".
For discussion we will be using...
- Netflix's original documentary "13th" directed by Ava DuVernay https://www.netflix.com/title/80091741
- "Is It Time to Reconsider Traffic Stops?", an interview by Citylab.com UNC Professor Frank Baumgartner on his new book "Suspect Citizen: What 20 Million Traffic Stops Tells Us About Policing". This research was conducted in NC! https://www.citylab.com/life/2018/06/is-it-time-to-reconsider-traffic-stops/561557/
Facilitating the conversation with Courtney Napier will be...
- Assistant Public Defender and public speaker, Deonte' Thomas.
- Candidate for Sheriff of Wake County, Gerald Baker
- co-author of Suspect Citizen, Professor Frank Baumgartner, (via Skype) will make up our expert panel.
You will not want to miss this special event!
RSVP - https://www.facebook.com/events/1312390768892024/