Maine Public: Racial Justice: Maine Joins The Nation in Protesting Racial Injustice And Police Brutality
The death of George Floyd and other similar cases of racial injustice and police brutality have prompted outrage and protests across the country and in Maine. We talk with community leaders, protesters, law enforcement and others about what the core issues are, and whether there are ways to seek meaningful change.
https://madhubaniboutique.com/blog/2013/02/o-0074.html Rev. Kenneth Lewis, senior pastor, Green Memorial AME Zion Church; executive director, MaineHealth Center for Tobacco Independence
https://grandiranantes.com/20177-dtf22146-rencontre-a-domicile.html Police Chief Frank Clark, Portland Police Department
http://lecormoraneditions.fr/14321-dtf50031-supprimer-elite-rencontre.html Desiree Vargas (call-in), community organizer,co-founder, Racial Equity & Justice
Sean Alonzo Harris(call-in), editorial, commercial and fine art photographer
Shay Stewart-Bouley(call-in), also known as Black Girl in Maine; writer, speaker; executive director of Community Change Inc., Boston
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As communities across Maine and the world grapple with the realities of the COVID-19 pandemic, diseases of old, namely hate and prejudice, have made their appearance. But so too have the remedies for such vices become apparent as we strive to care and create community amidst the chaos; remedies such as hope, love, resilience and tolerance.
Maulian Davis, Tribal Ambassador for the Penobscot Nation, recently gave a TEDx Dirigo talk on her work to change how Indigenous people, stereotypes, and slurs are used in schools and sports – most recently before the Skowhegan school board.