4.6.14 Police Violence and Mental Health [Radio] – Generation Justice

Generation Justice hosted a community panel featuring journalist and editor of La Jicarita David Correia, Senator Jerry Ortiz y Pino, discussing the historical analysis of militarization of police departments and the decline of mental health resources and how this correlates to where we are at today. We were also joined by local community organizers, Albuquerque Peace and Justice Center Coordinator Sue Schuurman, representative from A.N.S.W.E.R Gloria Rebar, and Kenneth Guy Ellis II, father of the late Kenneth Guy Ellis II, who spoke about the current situation and the plans of action.

More Information:
La Jicarita
Albuquerque Peace and Justice Center

Music Featured:
“Hobo’s Lullaby” Woody Guthrie
“James Boyd” WakeSelf
“Police Brutality” K.R.U.E
“Sacar La Voz” Ana Tijoux
Production Team:

Hosts: Omar Torres and Roberta Rael