Amid Protests, Another Week Of Police Violence In America
The news sounds depressingly familiar.
Rayshard Brooks was 27. He was a father to three young daughters and a teenage stepson. He was Black. The officer who shot him was white.
On Friday, police shot and killed him while responding to a call that Brooks had fallen asleep in his car at a Wendy’s in Atlanta, Georgia.
We talk to the host of the Peabody Award-winning podcast “ Buried Truths” about Georgia’s violent racist past — and present.
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