Ep. 60: Mainline News Hour: On Police Foundations & Corporations with Color of Change

Where do police foundations get so much money from? According to Color of Change’s groundbreaking report released last month, 55 Fortune 500 companies donate to police foundations, a backdoor through which corporate interests can protect power, property and privilege at the expense of democracy and Black lives. This week, Aja sits down with Scott Roberts, (Senior Director of Criminal Justice and Democracy Campaigns of national advocacy organization Color of Change) to discuss their groundbreaking report exposing the ties between police foundations and corporations. The two also discuss what’s next for #StopCopCity in Atlanta.

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