Continuing to discuss developments since the murder of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer, Democracy Now! turns to John A. Powell, professor of law, African American studies, and ethnic studies at the University of California at Berkeley. He is the director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society. "The black community tends be overpoliced and underprotected," Powell says. "That’s a very serious problem."
Activist: For a new generation, Ferguson marks historic nonviolent-resistance to militant police repression
(Democracy Now) FULL EPISODE, April 19, 2014