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22m · April 1, 2021
In Minneapolis and Georgia, the Fight for Racial Justice Continues
This week, testimony began in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis police officer accused of killing , in May of 2020. Floyd’s death set off a wave of protests across the country and something like a new reckoning with systemic racism in America. But, while the Chauvin trial gets under way, sweeping new voting policies have been signed into law in Georgia, which critics say are designed to for people of color to cast their votes. joins Dorothy Wickenden to discuss the response to the killing of George Floyd, and how to think about the current wave of voter-suppression efforts across the country.