Candace Y.A. Montague writes in the DCist that activists gathered outside Mayor Muriel Bowser's home on Saturday to protest her policies, such as building a new jail, MPD’s participation in Israeli training programs, and continuing to criminalize sex work. They say these policies harm African-Americans in particular. A large banner read “Bowser’s policies = black … Continue reading Activists Say Bowser’s Policies Harm Black Washingtonians
This opinion piece in The Washington Post by Rev. William J. Barber II, president of Repairers of the Breach and co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival, looks at the hypocrisy of religious leaders who support policies that are detrimental to poor and marginalized people.