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What's A Sanctuary with Jails?

Although cities across the country have announced themselves as sanctuaries, the queer and trans communities who defined this movement have been routinely failed by those same cities, as they adhere to regressive policing tactics. This week, Jennicet Gutiérrez of La Familia Trans Queer Liberation Movement and Hamid Khan of the Stop LAPD Spying Coalition join Laura to take measure of the contradictions found in state sanctioned surveillance of so-called sanctuary communities. 

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Planning for Climate Disaster

This week on "The Laura Flanders Show," Marxist geographer David Harvey weighs in on natural and not-so-natural disasters and how we might organize our cities better to avoid them.

Also, Thanu Yakupitiyage from 350.org explains why climate justice requires that we make movements that will reverse our policies on refugees.

 

 

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show