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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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Resistance and Revolutionary Poetry: Aja Monet

This week on the show, resistance and revolutionary poetry: Aja Monet talks about free-speech, accountability, the poet June Jordan and the fight for Palestinian liberation. Monet also discusses her new book "My Mother was a Freedom Fighter."

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show

Laura Flanders Show