Where Do We Go from Here? On the Hiring of the Burlington Police Chief Part 2

Embed This Player

Download: H.264/AAC mp4 file Creative Commons License

Tell us about your experience with this online video, click here.

Description

Host Genevieve Jacobs is joined by Ron Jacobs, Writer and Library Worker, to discuss Burlington city governance needs to show accountability and responsiveness to the concerns of residents, particularly minority groups, in their appointing of new chief of police who comes from two feared cultures : The NYPD and the CIA Intelligence fields. Across the nation, police culture is increasingly a tool of oppression rather than service and protection of community as a whole. How do we shift this consciousness? How does one change and humanize "culture"?

Next meeting Tuesday August 11 6-730 pm Peace&Justice Ctr. Lake St. contact Rachel@pjcvt.org to be placed on email list

Order Now!

Summary

Airtimes

1 Friday July 31, 2015 at 5:25 PM
2 Monday August 3, 2015 at 7:00 PM
3 Monday August 10, 2015 at 2:30 PM
4 Friday August 14, 2015 at 5:30 AM
5 Friday August 14, 2015 at 11:30 AM
6 Monday August 17, 2015 at 2:30 PM
7 Tuesday August 18, 2015 at 6:00 AM
8 Tuesday August 18, 2015 at 12:00 PM
9 Monday August 24, 2015 at 2:30 PM

Worker

jackie and shelli

Related Issues

Related Tags

    Featured Story

    Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger Offers City Resources in response to Covid 19 Pandemic

    Burlington Resource & Recovery Center: On Monday, March 23, we launched the Burlington COVID-19 Resource & Recovery Center, or RRC. The RRC's function is to provide relief to the economic disruption of COVID-19. If you are a renter worried about housing security, a business owner seeking access to federal assistance, a person experiencing homelessness who needs shelter, a Burlingtonian looking for information about City taxes and fees during this time or the federal aid that is coming, or someone looking to volunteer safely, you can get a 1-1 (remote) consult at the RRC and find many resources on the website. For more information, call (802) 755-7239 or go to the City website: https://www.burlingtonvt.gov/Resources

    Read more...

    More News from the Center for Media and Democracy