This week DeRay, Brittany, Clint, and Sam discuss solitary confinement, New York's free college program, prison torture, and the end of Confederate holidays.
Then, DeRay sits down with the NFL's Michael Bennett and his wife Pele Bennett to discuss their new podcast, Mouthpeace, which explores sports culture and activism, issues of equity, relationships, and more.
The Cornell Chronicle - Solitary confinement heightens post-incarceration death risk
Apple News - Why New York’s free college program is still costing its students
CNN - Virginia will eliminate a state holiday honoring Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
The Marshall Project - They Went to Jail. Then They Say They Were Strapped to a Chair for Days.
The Mouthpeace Podcast
This week, DeRay, Brittany, Clint, and Sam discuss the coronavirus and its influence on food stamp recipients, abortion clinic closures, thermometer technology, and victims of domestic violence. Then, DeRay sits down with Rep. Maxine Waters to talk about the battles she's facing in D.C. and her...
This week DeRay, Brittany, Clint, and Sam discuss the spread of coronavirus and America's responses regarding law enforcement, prison populations, border enforcement, and the elevated risked to the African-American population. Then, DeRay sits down to discuss COVID-19 with Andy Slavitt, former...
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