Former mayoral candidate Amara Enyia: ‘Policing is not what keeps communities safe’

Anna Davlantes

CHICAGO, IL – APRIL 16: Chicago Police officers stand near Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s home as protesters march through Logan Square neighborhood during a rally on April 16, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. The rally was held to protest the killing of 13-year-old Adam Toledo by a Chicago Police officer on March 29th. The video of the fatal shooting was released on Thursday to the general public by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability more than two weeks after the incident took place. (Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/Getty Images)

Public policy consultant and former mayoral candidate Amara Enyia joins Anna to talk about the Derek Chauvin verdict, the importance of getting to the root cause of violence and police violence, and why we need to more investment in communities rather than money for more policing and the role the federal government could play in police reform.

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Anna Davlantes is a Chicago native, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist who has broken major stories, passionately told small stories and exposed corruption that has prompted major investigations and reform. (Click for more.)
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