Taking It To the Streets

Activist Cat Brooks On Protesting The Police

June 26, 2016

Since 2009, activist Cat Brooks has been leading protests against police violence in the Oakland area. She spoke about a recent protest she organized in reponse to a police sex scandal, and explains the value of disruptive actions in the Black Lives Matter Movement.



I don't think asking an activist that will get you an honest answer.

Why not ask historians and social scientists these kinds of questions?