Police Violence Changes Riot Impacts

Ideas and Issues

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/CN05312020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsPearl River     Riots are often studied, but little understood.  They are unpredictable by definition.  Why does a riot erupt in one place, but not another when the combustible conditions for a conflagration seem to exist in both?  How does a peaceful protest one-minute cross the line into …

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The Curious Contradictions of Community Organizing and the United Kingdom – Part I

Community Organizing International

New Orleans Another day of rioting in the United Kingdom finds more police on the street, more protestations from conservative Prime Minister David Cameron about “criminality,” and little relief or recognition of the crises stripped bare by the mess and mayhem.  Given the rise of community organizing in the UK and the reported government efforts …

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