'America at a tipping point': A POLITICO town hall on police reform and racism

Published on 30 Jun 2020, 18:59
It's been more than a month since George Floyd's killing sparked nationwide protests against police brutality and racial injustice.

America is at a tipping point. Let's talk about where we go from here.

Panel 1: Policing the Police (1–1:40pm)
• Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA), chair of the Congressional Black Caucus
• Julián Castro, former presidential candidate
• Vanita Gupta, president/CEO of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
• Reneé Hall, Dallas police chief

Panel 2: A breakthrough in the national conversation – what now? (1:40-2:10pm)
• Lisa Cylar Barrett, policy director at the NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund
• Maurice Mitchell, strategist at the Movement for Black Lives
• Rashad Robinson, president of Color of Change