WBAI-FM Recently Aired Program
Democracy Now!

07/08/2016   8:00 AM

ALTON STERLING, PHILANDO CASTILE AND DALLAS

Reactions to the horrors that unfolded in Dallas at a peaceful anti-police brutality protest following the recent police shootings of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Philando Castile in Falcon Heights, Minnesota.  

Featured guests are New York City Police Department retired detective and currently Board Member of the Amadou Diallo Foundation, Graham Weatherspoon,  Marc Lamont Hill a journalist, Distinguished Professor of African-American Studies at Morehouse College in Atlanta and author including his latest publication entitled "Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond", and  Michael McClanahan, President of the Baton Rouge NAACP. 

In addition, you'll hear reactions from Diamond Lavish Reynolds, girlfriend of Philando Castile, President Obama, and voices from the peaceful protest in New York City where 1,000's gathered in response to the police shootings on Thursday, July 7th.

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