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21st Annual Building Bridges Conference

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Date:
March 5, 2016
Speaker:
Location:
Gustavus Adolphus College
Address:
Gustavus Adolphus College, 800 W College Ave, St. Peter, MN, United States, 56082

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

     website?: https://gustavus.edu/diversity/buildingbridges/
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