21st Annual Building Bridges Conference
Who: Matthew Fogg
When: March 5th, 2-4pm
What: 21st Annual Building Bridges Conference – Silver or Lead: Wealth and Violence in the War on Drugs
Where: Gustavus Adolphus College, 800 W College Ave, St. Peter, MN 56082
Expected attendance: Over 1,000 in attendance, each workshop will have 30-50 people in attendance.
Details: The conference starts at 9am, with workshops starting after 12pm. Matthew’s workshops will be at 2pm and 3pm. Workshop Title: “Piercing the Blue Wall of Silence & the Race War On Drugs”
An analysis of the real war on drugs also known, as the war on race. A Top Cop law and enforcement expert diagnosis of the blue wall of silence and its direct connections with racial profiling, excessive force and the tough Omnibus Crime Bill that, became a pathway to the world’s largest racially bias prison industrial complex.
Each workshop will be one hour long.
Open to the Public?: Yes
Media Welcome?: Yes