Interview | Cat Brooks on Police Terror, Trauma, and the Rationality of the Defund Movement

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We spoke with Oakland based activist, playwright, poet, radio host, and former mayoral candidate, Cat Brooks. Brooks talked about her work with the Anti-Police Terror Project — a coalition dedicated to the eradication of police terror in communities of color — the trauma that police terror and unjust systems inflict on people and communities, and why she believes so-called radical policies like defunding the police are in reality rational.

Music by Commodore1983: https://soundcloud.com/commodore1983 c

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