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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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A Public Bank for Public Good

This week "The Laura Flanders Show" explores whether a public bank is possible and how this type of institution help worker co-ops, students, entrepreneurs. Deyanira del Río from the New Economy Project, Linda Levy of the Lower East Side People's Federal Credit Union, and Enlace's Cindy Martinez discuss why it's more needed now than ever — and what they're doing to make it happen. Then, a look at the Public Bank NYC's recent launch action with New York City organizations, including New York Public Interest Research Group; NY Communities for Change; and The Working World.

  • 2018-06-20T00:30:00-07:00
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