WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 16: Wesley Lowery attends the inaugural DC RARE Under 40 Awards at Hotel Palomar on April 16, 2016 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images for Rare)
Be Conscious Ep2: Wesley Lowery – Murder With Impunity
On the heels of the Washington Post’s release of Murder with Impunity, their study on the homicide vs arrest rate in 50 cities across America, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author of They Can’t Kill Us All Wesley Lowery joins Damien Barling on Be Conscious. Wesley elaborates on what traits areas with low arrests rates share, what part race plays in the study, and where police chiefs but the blame on. The two also discuss Wesley’s time in Ferguson, the growth and flaws of the Black Lives Matter movement, and the impact Trumps presidency has had on the organization.
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